A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Boyuibe in Bolivia on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 13:57:25 / April 2, 2018 @ 1:57 pm. Exact location of event, depth 567.46 km, -63.2854° West, -20.6192° South. The temblor was reported at 09:57:25 / 9:57 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 567.46 km (353 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dxkr. Id of event: us2000dxkr. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Event epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Camiri (c. 28 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Villamontes (c. 18 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Villamontes, Camiri (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Bolivia (c. 9 947 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 22 km S of Boyuibe, Bolivia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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