A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 125 km WNW of Illapel, Chile (78 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -72.4584° West, -31.3733° South, depth 16.2 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16.2 km (10 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:45:32 / 1:45 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000c6ry. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000c6ry. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 13:45:32 / October 28, 2020 @ 1:45 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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: 125 km WNW of Illapel, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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