A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported southeast of Easter Island (0 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/09/20 / 2020-09-14 10:04:18 / September 14, 2020 @ 10:04 am. Exact location, longitude -99.4194° West, latitude -36.1391° South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 10:04:18 / 10:04 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000bmyv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bmyv. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 struck near. Each 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.
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