A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Off the coast of Aisen, Chile (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000a4c6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a4c6. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/08/17 / 2017-08-03 23:43:35 / August 3, 2017 @ 11:43 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:43:35 / 6:43 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.31 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -77.3543 West, latitude -45.638 South, depth = 14.31 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: Off the coast of Aisen, Chile.
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