A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 146 km N of Calama, Chile (91 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 105.3 km (65 miles). The temblor was picked up at 15:31:14 / 3:31 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 21/06/17 / 2017-06-21 19:31:14 / June 21, 2017 @ 7:31 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us20009nwr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009nwr. Exact location, longitude -68.936° West, latitude -21.144° South, depth = 105.3 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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