A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 94 km SSE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile (58 miles). Unique identifier: us10008ieq. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008ieq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:18:08 / 3:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/04/17 / 2017-04-17 19:18:08 / April 17, 2017 @ 7:18 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 154.6 km (96 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -67.979° West, -23.74° South, depth 154.6 km.
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 seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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