A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 109 km WNW of Illapel, Chile (68 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.12 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us200041j9. Id of event: us200041j9. Exact location, longitude -72.2047° West, latitude -31.2033° South, depth = 4.12 km. The temblor was picked up at 05:28:58 / 5:28 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 03/11/15 / 2015-11-03 10:28:58 / November 3, 2015 @ 10:28 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days one hundred and nine and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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