A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 153 km N of Calama, Chile (95 miles). Global time and date of event 11/02/20 / 2020-02-11 17:17:05 / February 11, 2020 @ 5:17 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -68.9022 West, latitude -21.0766 South, depth = 118.9 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 118.9 km (74 miles). Event id: us70007n77. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007n77. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:17:05 / 1:17 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 153 km N of Calama, Chile.
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