A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 136 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia (85 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000d2rd. Unique identifier: us7000d2rd. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:42:38 / 9:42 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/01/21 / 2021-01-23 21:42:38 / January 23, 2021 @ 9:42 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 199.75 km (124 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -67.0964° West, -21.8605° South, depth 199.75 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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