A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 127 km ENE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile (79 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b2ma. Id of event: us6000b2ma. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:47:33 / 12:47 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/07/20 / 2020-07-23 12:47:33 / July 23, 2020 @ 12:47 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 168.85 km (105 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.1159 West, latitude -22.3472 South, depth = 168.85 km.
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 five and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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