A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Villa Presidente Frei in Nunoa in Santiago in Chile in Chile on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/11/17 / 2017-11-08 19:34:15 / November 8, 2017 @ 7:34 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bkgu. Unique identifier: us2000bkgu. The temblor was reported at 15:34:15 / 3:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -70.4606° West, latitude -33.2452° South, depth = 102.28 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 102.28 km (64 miles).
Close country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Villa Alemana, Hacienda La Calera, Melipilla. Epicenter of the event was 29 km (18 miles) from Santiago (c. 4 837 300 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Puente Alto (c. 510 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from San Bernardo (c. 249 900 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from La Pintana (c. 201 200 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Lo Prado (c. 104 300 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Villa Alemana (c. 97 300 pop).
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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 26 km NNE of Villa Presidente Frei, Nunoa, Santiago, Chile, Chile.
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