A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 113 km NNE of Calama, Chile (70 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/04/18 / 2018-04-13 19:22:46 / April 13, 2018 @ 7:22 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dzx8. Unique identifier: us2000dzx8. Exact location of event, longitude -68.4086 West, latitude -21.5681 South, depth = 132.41 km. The temblor was reported at 15:22:46 / 3:22 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 132.41 km (82 miles).
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 four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 113 km NNE of Calama, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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