A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:42:07 / 9:42 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/04/20 / 2020-04-23 05:42:07 / April 23, 2020 @ 5:42 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us60009ep2. Event ids that are associated: us60009ep2. Exact location of event, longitude -124.376 West, latitude -55.5782 South, depth = 10 km. 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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