A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 123 km E of Iquique, Chile (76 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 110.4 km (69 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 14:26:22 / 2:26 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/11/17 / 2017-11-20 18:26:22 / November 20, 2017 @ 6:26 pm. Exact location of event, depth 110.4 km, -68.9635° West, -20.2663° South. Id of earthquake: us2000brye. Event ids that are associated: us2000brye.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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