A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 100 km W of Tarauaca, Brazil (62 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 22:19:30 / 10:19 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 583.95 km (363 miles). Event id: us700036s5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700036s5. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -71.6744 West, latitude -8.0991 South, depth = 583.95 km. Global time and date of event 16/04/19 / 2019-04-16 03:19:30 / April 16, 2019 @ 3:19 am UTC/GMT.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 100 km W of Tarauaca, Brazil. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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