A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 101 km NE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile (63 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:05:37 / 1:05 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/11/20 / 2020-11-25 13:05:37 / November 25, 2020 @ 1:05 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 220.27 km (137 miles). Event id: us6000csgm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000csgm. Exact location, longitude -67.565° West, latitude -22.2075° South, depth = 220.27 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 101 km NE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile.
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