A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, West Chile Rise (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 12:08:23 / 12:08 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/02/21 / 2021-02-21 12:08:23 / February 21, 2021 @ 12:08 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -81.4857 West, latitude -44.6235 South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000djvt. Id of event: us6000djvt.
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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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