A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 99 km SSE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile (62 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/06/20 / 2020-06-06 19:09:48 / June 6, 2020 @ 7:09 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -68.0034° West, -23.7947° South, depth 121.43 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:09:48 / 7:09 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000a781. Event ids that are associated: us6000a781. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 121.43 km (75 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 99 km SSE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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