A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 109 km SSW of Iquique, Chile (68 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/02/21 / 2021-02-20 03:23:46 / February 20, 2021 @ 3:23 am. Exact location, longitude -70.6338° West, latitude -21.0934° South, depth = 43.48 km. Event id: us6000djkc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000djkc. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:23:46 / 3:23 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 43.48 km (27 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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