A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 111 km WSW of Copiapo, Chile (69 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.08 km (12 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:19:49 / 9:19 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us60006a3y. Unique identifier: us60006a3y. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -71.4036 West, latitude -27.6999 South, depth = 20.08 km. 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: 11/11/19 / 2019-11-11 02:19:49 / November 11, 2019 @ 2:19 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 111 km WSW of Copiapo, Chile.
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