A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 135 km NE of Iquique, Chile (84 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:55:33 / 8:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/09/16 / 2016-09-10 00:55:33 / September 10, 2016 @ 12:55 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 127.41 km (79 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10006ni0. Unique identifier: us10006ni0. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -69.0854 West, latitude -19.5232 South, depth = 127.41 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-seven 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 135 km NE of Iquique, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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