A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes Tarapaca, Chile (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 10:27:37 / 10:27 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000albj. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000albj. Exact location, longitude -69.3526° West, latitude -20.9697° South, depth = 59.82 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 59.82 km (37 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/07/20 / 2020-07-10 10:27:37 / July 10, 2020 @ 10:27 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 four and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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