A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes West Chile Rise (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -97.0004 West, latitude -36.2022 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:10:25 / 3:10 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/05/20 / 2020-05-24 21:10:25 / May 24, 2020 @ 9:10 pm. Id of earthquake: us70009pmn. Event ids that are associated: us70009pmn. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
Did you feel the quake?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: West Chile Rise.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.