A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 131 km NE of Iquique, Chile (81 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/11/16 / 2016-11-03 12:44:02 / November 3, 2016 @ 12:44 pm. Exact location of event, depth 113.29 km, -69.2907° West, -19.3546° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 08:44:02 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us100073xf. Ids that are associated to the event: us100073xf. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 113.29 km (70 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. 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 fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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