A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 16:42:47 / 4:42 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/10/19 / 2019-10-15 00:42:47 / October 15, 2019 @ 12:42 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005xps. Unique identifier: us70005xps. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -123.6537 West, latitude -55.3519 South, depth = 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Southern East Pacific Rise. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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