A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 90 km NNE of Tocopilla, Chile (56 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004uti. Id of event: us10004uti. Global time and date of event 04/03/16 / 2016-03-04 20:48:34 / March 4, 2016 @ 8:48 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -69.8403° West, -21.3444° South, depth 60.69 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 60.69 km (38 miles). The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:48:34 / 5:48 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 90 km NNE of Tocopilla, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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