A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 103 km E of Iquique, Chile (64 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/01/16 / 2016-01-30 08:33:45 / January 30, 2016 @ 8:33 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 96.08 km (60 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:33:45 / 5:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -69.1674° West, -20.3799° South, depth 96.08 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us20004w0m. Unique identifier: us20004w0m. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 103 km E of Iquique, Chile.
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