A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 81 kilometers (50 miles) from Calama in Chile. Exact location of earthquake, -68.5154° West, -21.8253° South, depth 129.23 km. Unique identifier: us7000adb4. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000adb4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 01:38:15 / June 28, 2020 @ 1:38 am. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:38:15 / 1:38 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 129.23 km (80 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 82 km (51 miles) from Calama (c. 143 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Calama. Nearby country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 81 km NNE of Calama, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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