A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 120 km ESE of Antofagasta, Chile (75 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 84.82 km (53 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/11/17 / 2017-11-08 11:50:18 / November 8, 2017 @ 11:50 am. Exact location, longitude -69.2682° West, latitude -23.978° South, depth = 84.82 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:50:18 / 7:50 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bkau. Id of event: us2000bkau.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 120 km ESE of Antofagasta, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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