A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 143 km NNE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile (89 miles) on Monday. Unique identifier: us70007w65. Ids that are associated to the event: us70007w65. Exact location of event, longitude -67.5562 West, latitude -21.7791 South, depth = 233.45 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/02/20 / 2020-02-24 23:11:31 / February 24, 2020 @ 11:11 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 233.45 km (145 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:11:31 / 7:11 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 143 km NNE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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