A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 155 km NNE of Calama, Chile (96 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 145.32 km (90 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us70009bfq. Unique identifier: us70009bfq. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/05/20 / 2020-05-06 22:51:24 / May 6, 2020 @ 10:51 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:51:24 / 6:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 145.32 km, -68.4677° West, -21.1325° South.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 155 km NNE of Calama, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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