A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 132 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia (82 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, -67.2046° West, -21.6971° South, depth 176.32 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 176.32 km (110 miles). Global time and date of event 20/12/20 / 2020-12-20 13:04:01 / December 20, 2020 @ 1:04 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 13:04:01 / 1:04 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000csp6. Event ids that are associated: us7000csp6.
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 four and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 132 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia.
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