A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, southeast of Easter Island (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000c7iw. Event ids that are associated: us7000c7iw. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 11:59:27 / 11:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 11:59:27 / October 24, 2020 @ 11:59 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -98.587° West, -35.9858° South. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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