A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Rancagua in Chile. Global time and date of event 03/11/18 / 2018-11-03 23:59:57 / November 3, 2018 @ 11:59 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -70.785° West, -34.2993° South, depth 95.84 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000i6ju. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000i6ju. The epicenter was at a depth of 95.84 km (60 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:59:57 / 7:59 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Event epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Puente Alto (c. 510 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from San Bernardo (c. 249 900 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Rancagua (c. 212 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from La Pintana (c. 201 200 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Curicó (c. 102 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Peñaflor (c. 65 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Curicó, Rauco, La Pintana (min 5000 pop).
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 fifteen 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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