A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 107 km SE of Iquique, Chile (66 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/02/20 / 2020-02-18 21:41:39 / February 18, 2020 @ 9:41 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 84.8 km (53 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -69.2972° West, latitude -20.774° South, depth = 84.8 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:41:39 / 5:41 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70007snb. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007snb.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-five 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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