A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Villa Presidente Frei in Nunoa in Santiago in Chile in Chile. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/12/18 / 2018-12-08 16:11:32 / December 8, 2018 @ 4:11 pm. Exact location, longitude -70.3612° West, latitude -33.3231° South, depth = 100.56 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000i538. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000i538. The temblor was reported at 12:11:32 / 12:11 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 100.56 km (62 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 31 km (19 miles) from Santiago (c. 4 837 300 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Puente Alto (c. 510 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from San Bernardo (c. 249 900 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from La Pintana (c. 201 200 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Lo Prado (c. 104 300 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Peñaflor (c. 65 500 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Limache, Graneros, Melipilla.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 25 km NE of Villa Presidente Frei, Nunoa, Santiago, Chile, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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