A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, West Chile Rise (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:04:05 / 1:04 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/06/19 / 2019-06-20 07:04:05 / June 20, 2019 @ 7:04 am. Exact location, longitude -91.5512° West, latitude -38.8126° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600043jg. Id of event: us600043jg. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 have been detected nearby. Each 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.
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