A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km ESE of Iquique, Chile (66 miles) on Thursday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:50:03 / 4:50 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 107 km (66 miles). Unique identifier: us20004g30. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004g30. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/12/15 / 2015-12-10 07:50:03 / December 10, 2015 @ 7:50 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -69.2213° West, latitude -20.661° South, depth = 107 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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