A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 132 km ESE of Antofagasta, Chile (82 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/04/20 / 2020-04-30 18:57:44 / April 30, 2020 @ 6:57 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:57:44 / 2:57 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 96.06 km (60 miles). Exact location, longitude -69.1658° West, latitude -24.0315° South, depth = 96.06 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us700097tf. Event ids that are associated: us700097tf.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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