A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 120 km SE of Copiapo, Chile (75 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/01/19 / 2019-01-11 12:22:24 / January 11, 2019 @ 12:22 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000j2ye. Event ids that are associated: us2000j2ye. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:22:24 / 8:22 am (local time epicenter). 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 93.82 km (58 miles). Exact location of event, depth 93.82 km, -69.5375° West, -28.1872° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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