A earthquake magnitude 6.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Curico in Chile. The epicenter was at a depth of 90.79 km (56 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000744u. Id of event: us1000744u. The temblor was picked up at 12:20:43 / 12:20 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/11/16 / 2016-11-04 16:20:43 / November 4, 2016 @ 4:20 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -70.9964 West, latitude -35.1033 South, depth = 90.79 km.
Close country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Graneros, Longaví, Machalí (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 106 km (66 miles) from Rancagua (c. 212 700 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Talca (c. 197 500 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Curicó (c. 102 400 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Linares (c. 69 500 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Rengo (c. 38 100 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 33 300 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Molina (c. 28 800 pop), 107 km (67 miles) from Machalí (c. 27 600 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 25 km ESE of Curico, Chile.
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