A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 101 km NNW of Taltal, Chile (63 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:33:50 / 8:33 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000arwu. Event ids that are associated: us7000arwu. Exact location of event, depth 16.03 km, -70.8639° West, -24.5609° South. Global time and date of event 20/07/20 / 2020-07-20 20:33:50 / July 20, 2020 @ 8:33 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.03 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 101 km NNW of Taltal, Chile.
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