A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 83 kilometers (52 miles) from Tocopilla in Chile on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 43.12 km, -69.8685° West, -21.3994° South. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:09:54 / 9:09 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 43.12 km (27 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000dhnn. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dhnn. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/02/21 / 2021-02-14 21:09:54 / February 14, 2021 @ 9:09 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 84 km (52 miles) from Tocopilla (c. 24 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tocopilla.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 83 km NNE of Tocopilla, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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