A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported Antofagasta, Chile (0 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 97.03 km (60 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:22:27 / 11:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -69.2026° West, -23.8299° South, depth 97.03 km. Global time and date of event 19/07/17 / 2017-07-19 23:22:27 / July 19, 2017 @ 11:22 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009yal. Unique identifier: us20009yal.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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