A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 93 km NE of Calama, Chile (58 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a6yw. Id of event: us6000a6yw. The temblor was reported at 01:21:22 / 1:21 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/06/20 / 2020-06-06 01:21:22 / June 6, 2020 @ 1:21 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 139.28 km (87 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -68.3535 West, latitude -21.7946 South, depth = 139.28 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-seven 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.
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