A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 59 kilometers (37 miles) from Valparaiso in Chile. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/06/17 / 2017-06-10 16:09:21 / June 10, 2017 @ 4:09 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009lrs. Id of event: us20009lrs. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 11:09:21 / 11:09 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -72.2668° West, -33.0749° South.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Limache, San Antonio, Villa Alemana (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Viña del Mar (c. 294 600 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Valparaíso (c. 282 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Quilpué (c. 130 300 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Villa Alemana (c. 97 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from San Antonio (c. 85 700 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Limache (c. 35 900 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Cartagena (c. 16 900 pop). Close 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 six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 59 km W of Valparaiso, Chile.
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