A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 107 km SE of Arica, Chile (66 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 13:55:21 / 1:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -69.5104° West, latitude -19.0866° South, depth = 112.77 km. Event id: us6000d3g3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d3g3. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 112.77 km (70 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/12/20 / 2020-12-27 13:55:21 / December 27, 2020 @ 1:55 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 107 km SE of Arica, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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