A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 37 kilometers (23 miles) from Corral in Chile. Id of earthquake: us100074a5. Event ids that are associated: us100074a5. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 11.3 km (7 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/11/16 / 2016-11-05 08:21:14 / November 5, 2016 @ 8:21 am. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:21:14 / 3:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -73.817 West, latitude -39.729 South, depth = 11.3 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was La Unión, Las Animas, Valdivia. The epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Valdivia (c. 133 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Las Animas (c. 30 000 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from La Unión (c. 26 300 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 37 km WNW of Corral, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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