A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Southeast of Easter Island (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:08:06 / 7:08 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -92.1317 West, latitude -41.0834 South, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us2000dcf1. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000dcf1. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/03/18 / 2018-03-05 13:08:06 / March 5, 2018 @ 1:08 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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