A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Loncoche in Chile. Global time and date of event 25/10/15 / 2015-10-25 15:37:42 / October 25, 2015 @ 3:37 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -72.63° West, -39.4537° South, depth 78.48 km. The temblor was reported at 12:37:42 / 12:37 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 78.48 km (49 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10003rbk. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003rbk.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Nueva Imperial, Temuco, Valdivia (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Event epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Temuco (c. 238 100 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Valdivia (c. 133 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Villarrica (c. 31 600 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Las Animas (c. 30 000 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Pucón (c. 27 000 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Nueva Imperial (c. 18 800 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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