A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes Near the coast of Tarapaca, Chile kilometers (0 miles) from Tarapaca in Chile on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cqwe. Id of event: us6000cqwe. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/11/20 / 2020-11-20 17:02:39 / November 20, 2020 @ 5:02 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 138.1 km, -70.0737° West, -18.1763° South. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 138.1 km (86 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:02:39 / 5:02 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop), Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ilabaya, Arica, Tacna. The epicenter was 26 km (16 miles) from Tacna (c. 280 100 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Arica (c. 186 000 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Ilabaya (c. 9 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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