A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 151 km N of Calama, Chile (94 miles). Exact location, longitude -68.6788° West, latitude -21.1202° South, depth = 138.46 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/11/16 / 2016-11-20 23:37:23 / November 20, 2016 @ 11:37 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 138.46 km (86 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10007b0v. Unique identifier: us10007b0v. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:37:23 / 7:37 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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