A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 152 km N of Calama, Chile (94 miles) on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100073ik. Id of event: us100073ik. The temblor was picked up at 13:01:34 / 1:01 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -68.793° West, latitude -21.092° South, depth = 119.2 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/11/16 / 2016-11-01 17:01:34 / November 1, 2016 @ 5:01 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 119.2 km (74 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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