A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 108 km NW of Vallenar, Chile (67 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -71.496 West, latitude -27.8451 South, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/09/20 / 2020-09-02 04:46:28 / September 2, 2020 @ 4:46 am. The temblor was detected at 04:46:28 / 4:46 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000bjn1. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bjn1. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-two, in the last 10 days fourty-nine, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 108 km NW of Vallenar, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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