A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 141 km WNW of Coquimbo, Chile (88 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:08:11 / 10:08 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70005qjx. Unique identifier: us70005qjx. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/10/19 / 2019-10-04 03:08:11 / October 4, 2019 @ 3:08 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -72.7592° West, -29.6439° South.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 141 km WNW of Coquimbo, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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