A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Southeast of Easter Island (0 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:19:10 / 8:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -92.0666 West, latitude -40.2415 South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007q7c. Id of event: us70007q7c. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/02/20 / 2020-02-09 02:19:10 / February 9, 2020 @ 2:19 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: Southeast of Easter Island. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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