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Minor earthquake, 3.9 mag strikes near Villa Presidente Frei in Nunoa in Santiago in Chile in Chile

Earthquake location -33.314S, -70.481WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (mg/mb) has occurred on Monday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Villa Presidente Frei in Nunoa in Santiago in Chile in Chile. The temblor was reported at 20:36:12 / 8:36 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 92.6 km (58 miles). Global time of event 12/05/15 / 2015-05-12 00:36:12 / May 12, 2015 @ 12:36 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -70.481 West, latitude -33.314 South, depth 92.6 km, unique identifier, us20002eid.

Close countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). The epicenter was 22 km (14 miles) from Santiago (c. 4 837 300 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Puente Alto (c. 510 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from San Bernardo (c. 249 900 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from La Pintana (c. 201 200 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Lo Prado (c. 104 300 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Villa Alemana (c. 97 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Villa Alemana, Graneros, Quillota.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.9 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -70.481° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -33.314° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 92.6 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 18km NNE of Villa Presidente Frei, Nunoa, Santiago, Chile, Chile Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-05-12 00:36:12 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-05-12 01:29:07 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -240 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 6 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.4 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 235 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 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.83 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us20002eid Id of event.
Event Code 20002eid An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20002eid, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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