A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 119 km N of Calama, Chile (74 miles). Event id: us7000asmw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000asmw. The epicenter was at a depth of 109.12 km (68 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/07/20 / 2020-07-21 21:04:32 / July 21, 2020 @ 9:04 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:04:32 / 9:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -68.7669° West, -21.3892° South, depth 109.12 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 119 km N of Calama, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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