A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was reported 162 km NNE of Calama, Chile (101 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 09:14:10 / 9:14 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10007d9e. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007d9e. Exact location of earthquake, -68.576° West, -21.041° South, depth 103.46 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/11/16 / 2016-11-30 13:14:10 / November 30, 2016 @ 1:14 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 103.46 km (64 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 162 km NNE of Calama, Chile.
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