A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 124 km SSW of Uyuni, Bolivia (77 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 220.49 km (137 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:18:23 / 9:18 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/03/18 / 2018-03-21 01:18:23 / March 21, 2018 @ 1:18 am. Event id: us1000d6yx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d6yx. Exact location, longitude -67.4569° West, latitude -21.4107° South, depth = 220.49 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-eight 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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