A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 116 km SE of Iquique, Chile (72 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009lqg. Unique identifier: us20009lqg. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 102.06 km (63 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 10/06/17 / 2017-06-10 12:12:00 / June 10, 2017 @ 12:12 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -69.2378° West, -20.8364° South, depth 102.06 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:12:00 / 8:12 am (local time epicenter).
Each 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 three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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