A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 87 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia (54 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.7554 West, latitude -21.5564 South, depth = 253.78 km. Event id: us70007k4g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007k4g. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/01/20 / 2020-01-28 18:06:06 / January 28, 2020 @ 6:06 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 253.78 km (158 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:06:06 / 2:06 pm (local time epicenter).
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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 87 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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