A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 135 km N of Calama, Chile (84 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 05:11:06 / 5:11 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 126.9 km (79 miles). Exact location of event, depth 126.9 km, -68.7646° West, -21.249° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/01/17 / 2017-01-25 09:11:06 / January 25, 2017 @ 9:11 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10007vbg. Event ids that are associated: us10007vbg.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel it?
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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 135 km N of Calama, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.