A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 123 km WNW of Constitucion, Chile (76 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.97 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 18:12:18 / 6:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -73.5851° West, -34.7628° South, depth 15.97 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/08/17 / 2017-08-13 23:12:18 / August 13, 2017 @ 11:12 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000a7uw. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a7uw.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 123 km WNW of Constitucion, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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