A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 13:13:57 / October 30, 2020 @ 1:13 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -158.4908 West, latitude -62.8005 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:13:57 / 1:13 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000casl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000casl.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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