A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes West Chile Rise (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 13:30:04 / 1:30 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000db9g. Event ids that are associated: us2000db9g. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 18:30:04 / March 2, 2018 @ 6:30 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -82.2661° West, -42.5631° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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