A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 56 kilometers (35 miles) from Valparaiso in Chile on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 17:24:17 / 5:24 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/04/19 / 2019-04-29 22:24:17 / April 29, 2019 @ 10:24 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us70003eb3. Unique identifier: us70003eb3. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.42 km (13 miles). Exact location of event, depth 21.42 km, -71.8549° West, -32.5696° South.
Earthquake epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Viña del Mar (c. 294 600 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Valparaíso (c. 282 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Quilpué (c. 130 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Villa Alemana (c. 97 300 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Quillota (c. 67 800 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Hacienda La Calera (c. 49 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Llaillay, Limache, Villa Alemana.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 56 km NNW of Valparaiso, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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