A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 102 km WSW of Illapel, Chile (63 miles). Global time and date of event 18/09/15 / 2015-09-18 03:03:17 / September 18, 2015 @ 3:03 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:03:17 / 10:03 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10003jhf. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003jhf. The epicenter was at a depth of 20.4 km (13 miles). Exact location, longitude -72.2251° West, latitude -31.8314° South, depth = 20.4 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eighty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-three 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 quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 102 km WSW of Illapel, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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