A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 115 km NW of Vallenar, Chile (71 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us6000crfw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000crfw. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 10:42:24 / November 22, 2020 @ 10:42 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.38 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -71.4756 West, latitude -27.7477 South, depth = 22.38 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 10:42:24 / 10:42 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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. 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: 115 km NW of Vallenar, Chile.
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