A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Southeast of Easter Island (0 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:28:18 / 9:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/08/19 / 2019-08-06 15:28:18 / August 6, 2019 @ 3:28 pm. Event id: us600054zp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600054zp. Exact location of earthquake, -91.1171° West, -41.2801° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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