A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 98 km WSW of Calama, Chile (61 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 69.54 km, -69.7405° West, -22.9301° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/03/21 / 2021-03-13 12:17:20 / March 13, 2021 @ 12:17 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 12:17:20 / 12:17 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dj2p. Unique identifier: us7000dj2p. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 69.54 km (43 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 twenty-three 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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