A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported southeast of Easter Island (0 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000d5bv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d5bv. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/01/21 / 2021-01-03 21:15:34 / January 3, 2021 @ 9:15 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -104.7309° West, -35.2022° South. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:15:34 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: southeast of Easter Island.
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