A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 37 kilometers (23 miles) from Los Andes in Chile. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/04/19 / 2019-04-14 12:07:56 / April 14, 2019 @ 12:07 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 102.99 km (64 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -70.2906° West, -33.0568° South, depth 102.99 km. The temblor was detected at 08:07:56 / 8:07 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700035wb. Id of event: us700035wb.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was El Monte, Paine, Hacienda La Calera (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 56 km (35 miles) from Santiago (c. 4 837 300 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Puente Alto (c. 510 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from San Bernardo (c. 249 900 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from La Pintana (c. 201 200 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Lo Prado (c. 104 300 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Quillota (c. 67 800 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 nineteen 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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 37 km SE of Los Andes, Chile.
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