A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Iquique in Chile on Saturday. Event id: us20009kht. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009kht. Exact location, longitude -70.7928° West, latitude -20.127° South, depth = 33.32 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/06/17 / 2017-06-03 11:16:47 / June 3, 2017 @ 11:16 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 06:16:47 / 6:16 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.32 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Iquique (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 69 km (43 miles) from Iquique (c. 227 500 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km W of Iquique, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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