A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 149 km N of Calama, Chile (93 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:23:44 / 7:23 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60003s2z. Id of event: us60003s2z. Global time and date of event 25/05/19 / 2019-05-25 11:23:44 / May 25, 2019 @ 11:23 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 120.45 km (75 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 120.45 km, -69.011° West, -21.1197° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 149 km N of Calama, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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