A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Southeast of Easter Island (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 03:04:20 / 3:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/06/19 / 2019-06-18 10:04:20 / June 18, 2019 @ 10:04 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -99.2535 West, latitude -36.1848 South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600042cr. Id of event: us600042cr. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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