A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes West Chile Rise (0 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/03/20 / 2020-03-26 20:34:17 / March 26, 2020 @ 8:34 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -94.2736 West, latitude -35.5161 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 14:34:17 / 2:34 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70008grd. Event ids that are associated: us70008grd.
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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