A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Junin de los Andes in Argentina. Event id: us1000hwn6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hwn6. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/11/18 / 2018-11-26 14:12:24 / November 26, 2018 @ 2:12 pm. The temblor was reported at 11:12:24 / 11:12 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 159.81 km (99 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -71.417 West, latitude -39.8546 South, depth = 159.81 km.
The epicenter was 94 km (58 miles) from Villarrica (c. 31 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Pucón (c. 27 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from San Martín de los Andes (c. 23 500 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Panguipulli (c. 16 300 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Junín de los Andes (c. 10 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Villarrica, Panguipulli, Pucón. Country/countries that might be effected, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop), Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 31 km WNW of Junin de los Andes, Argentina.
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