A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 147 km NE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile (91 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: us20004w2b. Event ids that are associated: us20004w2b. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/01/16 / 2016-01-30 19:53:15 / January 30, 2016 @ 7:53 pm. Exact location, longitude -67.2647° West, latitude -21.9247° South, depth = 181.34 km. The temblor was picked up at 15:53:15 / 3:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 181.34 km (113 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-two 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 quakes in the world each year.
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