A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Calama in Chile on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 03:52:33 / 3:52 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 135.83 km (84 miles). 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: us70004gu5. Unique identifier: us70004gu5. Exact location of event, depth 135.83 km, -68.7216° West, -22.2205° South. Global time and date of event 30/06/19 / 2019-06-30 07:52:33 / June 30, 2019 @ 7:52 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Calama (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 34 km (21 miles) from Calama (c. 143 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 34 km NE of Calama, Chile.
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