A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 115 km NW of Vallenar, Chile (71 miles) on Tuesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/09/20 / 2020-09-01 13:51:27 / September 1, 2020 @ 1:51 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bfue. Id of event: us7000bfue. The temblor was detected at 13:51:27 / 1:51 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -71.5755° West, latitude -27.8252° South, depth = 21 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days thirty-seven, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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