A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 183 km W of Carahue, Chile (114 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000afl8. Id of event: us2000afl8. The temblor was detected at 12:24:40 / 12:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -75.2716 West, latitude -38.7214 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 17:24:40 / September 4, 2017 @ 5:24 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 183 km W of Carahue, Chile.
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