A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes off the coast of Aisen, Chile (0 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us60007c6q. Unique identifier: us60007c6q. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/01/20 / 2020-01-07 18:09:46 / January 7, 2020 @ 6:09 pm. The temblor was detected at 18:09:46 / 6:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -80.8925° West, latitude -44.6845° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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