A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 129 km NE of Iquique, Chile (80 miles) on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000h8df. Id of event: us2000h8df. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 121.09 km (75 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/09/18 / 2018-09-04 20:10:29 / September 4, 2018 @ 8:10 pm. The temblor was picked up at 16:10:29 / 4:10 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, longitude -69.2649 West, latitude -19.3913 South, depth = 121.09 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 129 km NE of Iquique, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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