A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 97 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia (60 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 14/01/20 / 2020-01-14 07:41:53 / January 14, 2020 @ 7:41 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 252.87 km (157 miles). The temblor was reported at 03:41:53 / 3:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -66.8888° West, latitude -21.56° South, depth = 252.87 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70006zj4. Unique identifier: us70006zj4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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