A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 149 km NNE of Calama, Chile (93 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 155.86 km (97 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000baw4. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000baw4. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:07:06 / 11:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -68.5863 West, latitude -21.1408 South, depth = 155.86 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/08/20 / 2020-08-07 23:07:06 / August 7, 2020 @ 11:07 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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