A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported Central East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: us60006nsx. Ids that are associated to the event: us60006nsx. Global time and date of event 08/12/19 / 2019-12-08 03:08:46 / December 8, 2019 @ 3:08 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 20:08:46 / 8:08 pm (local time epicenter). 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). Exact location, longitude -111.3608° West, latitude -13.3718° South, depth = 10 km.
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 seven 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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