A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bdc8. Unique identifier: us6000bdc8. Exact location, longitude -108.9953° West, latitude -34.5829° South, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 06/08/20 / 2020-08-06 13:05:18 / August 6, 2020 @ 1:05 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:05:18 / 1:05 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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