A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, West Chile Rise (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000cbsl. Unique identifier: us6000cbsl. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 22:24:52 / October 22, 2020 @ 10:24 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -81.3403 West, latitude -44.6718 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 22:24:52 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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