A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported West Chile Rise (0 miles) on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/02/21 / 2021-02-20 21:03:03 / February 20, 2021 @ 9:03 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -82.3115° West, -42.6412° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 21:03:03 / 9:03 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000djrf. Unique identifier: us6000djrf.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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