A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Antofagasta, Chile (0 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/10/19 / 2019-10-29 00:50:12 / October 29, 2019 @ 12:50 am. The temblor was picked up at 00:50:12 / 12:50 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000645h. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000645h. Exact location of event, longitude -67.969 West, latitude -23.2324 South, depth = 166.99 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 166.99 km (104 miles).
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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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