A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, West Chile Rise (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:54:36 / 10:54 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/02/20 / 2020-02-25 16:54:36 / February 25, 2020 @ 4:54 pm. Exact location, longitude -85.9522° West, latitude -40.5815° South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70007whj. Unique identifier: us70007whj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 four 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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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