A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, longitude -115.8896 West, latitude -24.3398 South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bqg2. Unique identifier: us2000bqg2. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 23:48:08 / 11:48 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/11/17 / 2017-11-09 07:48:08 / November 9, 2017 @ 7:48 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 four 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Southern East Pacific Rise. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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