A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 110 km ENE of Iquique, Chile (68 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 123.38 km (77 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 17:29:40 / 5:29 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000c7lx. Event ids that are associated: us7000c7lx. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/10/20 / 2020-10-29 17:29:40 / October 29, 2020 @ 5:29 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -69.2404° West, -19.7109° South, depth 123.38 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 110 km ENE of Iquique, Chile.
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