A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (mg/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 73 kilometers (45 miles) from Iquique in Chile. The temblor was reported at 08:09:43 / 8:09 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 19.04 km (12 miles). Global time of event 23/05/15 / 2015-05-23 13:09:43 / May 23, 2015 @ 1:09 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -70.8467 West, latitude -20.1962 South, depth 19.04 km, unique identifier, us10002btq. Ids that are associated to the event, ,us10002btq,.
Close countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). The epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Iquique (c. 227 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Iquique.
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