A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Machali in Chile on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jdw6. Unique identifier: us1000jdw6. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/19 / 2019-03-11 22:14:16 / March 11, 2019 @ 10:14 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -70.6044 West, latitude -34.3361 South, depth = 105.14 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:14:16 / 6:14 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 105.14 km (65 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 Santiago, Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile, Rauco. Event epicenter was 98 km (61 miles) from Santiago (c. 4 837 300 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Puente Alto (c. 510 400 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from San Bernardo (c. 249 900 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Rancagua (c. 212 700 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from La Pintana (c. 201 200 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Curicó (c. 102 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Peñaflor (c. 65 500 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, 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 in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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