A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km NW of Vallenar, Chile (66 miles) on Monday. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:54:13 / 7:54 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us700036qr. Event ids that are associated: us700036qr. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.91 km (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/04/19 / 2019-04-16 00:54:13 / April 16, 2019 @ 12:54 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -71.4595° West, latitude -27.8306° South, depth = 34.91 km.
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 twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 107 km NW of Vallenar, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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