A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 54 kilometers (34 miles) from Valparaiso in Chile. Exact location of earthquake, -72.1964° West, -33.1324° South, depth 18.01 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/04/17 / 2017-04-25 12:13:23 / April 25, 2017 @ 12:13 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.01 km (11 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:13:23 / 7:13 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008kmi. Unique identifier: us10008kmi. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hacienda La Calera, Quillota, Limache (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Viña del Mar (c. 294 600 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Valparaíso (c. 282 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Quilpué (c. 130 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Villa Alemana (c. 97 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from San Antonio (c. 85 700 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Quillota (c. 67 800 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Hacienda La Calera (c. 49 100 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every 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. 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: 54 km W of Valparaiso, Chile.
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