A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Calama in Chile. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/11/20 / 2020-11-24 03:51:05 / November 24, 2020 @ 3:51 am. The temblor was reported at 03:51:05 / 3:51 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 111.18 km (69 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000crwv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000crwv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -68.7023° West, -22.468° South, depth 111.18 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Event epicenter was 23 km (15 miles) from Calama (c. 143 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Calama (min 5000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 22 km E of Calama, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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