A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 105 km SE of Arica, Chile (65 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 124.8 km (78 miles). Global time and date of event 07/07/20 / 2020-07-07 09:24:01 / July 7, 2020 @ 9:24 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us7000aje6. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000aje6. Exact location of event, longitude -69.5198 West, latitude -19.0682 South, depth = 124.8 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:24:01 / 9:24 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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