A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 111 km SSE of Putre, Chile (69 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 125.86 km (78 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 12:08:54 / 12:08 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/04/19 / 2019-04-03 16:08:54 / April 3, 2019 @ 4:08 pm. Exact location of event, depth 125.86 km, -69.2549° West, -19.1579° South. Event id: us2000k9qi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000k9qi.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 111 km SSE of Putre, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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