A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -108.003 West, latitude -34.9981 South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005fx5. Id of event: us70005fx5. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:16:56 / 10:16 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/09/19 / 2019-09-07 05:16:56 / September 7, 2019 @ 5:16 am.
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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Southern East Pacific Rise. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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