A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 138 km NW of Iquique, Chile (86 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dgf4. Unique identifier: us6000dgf4. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 22:21:11 / February 10, 2021 @ 10:21 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.16 km (21 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:21:11 / 10:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -71.1705 West, latitude -19.4216 South, depth = 33.16 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 138 km NW of Iquique, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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