A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 113 km SW of Uyuni, Bolivia (70 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 02:33:40 / 2:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/12/19 / 2019-12-29 06:33:40 / December 29, 2019 @ 6:33 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 219.41 km (136 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -67.6947 West, latitude -21.0786 South, depth = 219.41 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70006s4c. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006s4c.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 113 km SW of Uyuni, Bolivia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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