A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/08/18 / 2018-08-02 08:35:59 / August 2, 2018 @ 8:35 am. The temblor was picked up at 00:35:59 / 12:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -117.0459° West, -50.6731° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000g4uq. Unique identifier: us1000g4uq. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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