A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 27 km NE of Putre, Chile (17 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 126.18 km, -69.3519° West, -18.0487° South. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/11/15 / 2015-11-22 19:54:55 / November 22, 2015 @ 7:54 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us100040de. Unique identifier: us100040de. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:54:55 / 4:54 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 126.18 km (78 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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