A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 63 kilometers (39 miles) from Calama in Chile. Event id: us2000bv3i. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bv3i. Global time and date of event 27/11/17 / 2017-11-27 20:00:23 / November 27, 2017 @ 8:00 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 16:00:23 / 4:00 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 122.85 km (76 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -68.6679 West, latitude -21.9482 South, depth = 122.85 km.
Close country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Calama. Epicenter of the earthquake was 63 km (39 miles) from Calama (c. 143 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 63 km NNE of Calama, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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