A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 100 km S of Putre, Chile (62 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/07/17 / 2017-07-26 21:12:04 / July 26, 2017 @ 9:12 pm. Id of earthquake: us2000a1it. Event ids that are associated: us2000a1it. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:12:04 / 5:12 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 116.06 km, -69.4622° West, -19.1016° South. The epicenter was at a depth of 116.06 km (72 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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