A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (mg/mb) was reported Tuesday, 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Talcahuano in Chile. The temblor was reported at 12:27:47 / 12:27 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 13.37 km (8 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-27 05:27:47 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -73.5164 West, latitude -36.7769 South, depth 13.37 km.
Close countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). The epicenter was 36 km (22 miles) from Talcahuano (c. 253 000 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Concepción (c. 215 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Coronel (c. 92 900 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Chiguayante (c. 82 500 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Lota (c. 49 800 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lebu, Yumbel, La Laja.
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