A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 124 km WSW of Colchani, Bolivia (77 miles). Exact location of event, depth 173.4 km, -68.0801° West, -20.6214° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 173.4 km (108 miles). Unique identifier: us1000ddky. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000ddky. Global time and date of event 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 12:07:46 / April 3, 2018 @ 12:07 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:07:46 / 8:07 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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