A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, West Chile Rise (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -88.065° West, -41.0617° South. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/07/17 / 2017-07-18 16:51:14 / July 18, 2017 @ 4:51 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 10:51:14 / 10:51 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20009z66. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009z66. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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