A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). 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: 12/10/20 / 2020-10-12 05:32:05 / October 12, 2020 @ 5:32 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -109.5544° West, -33.2463° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000c8sk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c8sk. The temblor was detected at 05:32:05 / 5:32 am (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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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