A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Southeast of Easter Island (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/02/20 / 2020-02-22 14:44:32 / February 22, 2020 @ 2:44 pm. Id of earthquake: us70007us6. Event ids that are associated: us70007us6. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -92.7299 West, latitude -39.2904 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:44:32 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Southeast of Easter Island.
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