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Light earthquake, 4.1 mag was detected near San Pedro de Atacama in Chile

Earthquake location -22.3305S, -67.8382WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 74 km NNE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile (46 miles) on Thursday. Id of earthquake: us7000ms2d. Event ids that are associated: us7000ms2d. The temblor was detected at 03:58:56 / 3:58 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 189.606 km (118 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.8382 West, latitude -22.3305 South, depth = 189.606 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/06/24 / 2024-06-13 03:58:56 / June 13, 2024 @ 3:58 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 74 km NNE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -67.8382° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -22.3305° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 189.606 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 74 km NNE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-06-13 03:58:56 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-06-27 21:32:26 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 259 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 20 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 1.646 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.74 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 46 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us7000ms2d Id of event.
Event Code 7000ms2d An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000ms2d, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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