Bolivia Jolted By 4.3 Magnitude

Earthquake location -21.4562S, -67.3153W

A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 121 km SSW of Uyuni, Bolivia (75 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 201.96 km (125 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/09/18 / 2018-09-25 08:20:58 / September 25, 2018 @ 8:20 am. The temblor was detected at 04:20:58 / 4:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -67.3153° West, -21.4562° South, depth 201.96 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000hjmf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hjmf.

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. 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 thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

Original Article:http://www.earthquakenewstoday.com/2018/09/25/light-earthquake-4-3-mag-has-occurred-near-uyuni-in-bolivia-3/

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