A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Easter Island region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000agjh. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000agjh. The temblor was picked up at 14:30:46 / 2:30 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 22/06/20 / 2020-06-22 14:30:46 / June 22, 2020 @ 2:30 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -112.3344° West, latitude -22.8702° South, depth = 10 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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