A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 76 km SSW of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile (47 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/09/20 / 2020-09-04 02:02:16 / September 4, 2020 @ 2:02 am. Exact location of event, depth 107.23 km, -68.6007° West, -23.4983° South. Unique identifier: us7000bkxd. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bkxd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 107.23 km (67 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:02:16 / 2:02 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 76 km SSW of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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