A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 153 km ESE of Iquique, Chile (95 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/12/20 / 2020-12-13 22:16:07 / December 13, 2020 @ 10:16 pm. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:16:07 / 10:16 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -68.8265 West, latitude -20.8219 South, depth = 104.75 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cqv1. Unique identifier: us7000cqv1. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 104.75 km (65 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 153 km ESE of Iquique, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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