A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 63 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia (39 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:59:56 / 1:59 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 223.76 km (139 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bur0. Unique identifier: us2000bur0. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/11/17 / 2017-11-27 05:59:56 / November 27, 2017 @ 5:59 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.6199 West, latitude -21.3771 South, depth = 223.76 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
Did you feel anything?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 63 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.