A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 144 km NNE of Calama, Chile (89 miles) on Monday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:19:06 / 6:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -68.5485 West, latitude -21.1953 South, depth = 132.35 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 132.35 km (82 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000b3hu. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b3hu. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/07/20 / 2020-07-20 06:19:06 / July 20, 2020 @ 6:19 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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