A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 98 km WSW of Vallenar, Chile (61 miles). Id of earthquake: us20009kxf. Event ids that are associated: us20009kxf. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/06/17 / 2017-06-06 15:21:58 / June 6, 2017 @ 3:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -71.7344° West, -28.7749° South, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 10:21:58 / 10:21 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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