A earthquake with magnitude 6.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, southeast of Easter Island (0 miles). Event id: pt21034001. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pt21034001. The 6.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:23:42 / 5:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -98.11° West, -36.446° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Easter Island (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 03/02/21 / 2021-02-03 05:23:42 / February 3, 2021 @ 5:23 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: southeast of Easter Island. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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