A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Villa Presidente Frei in Nunoa in Santiago in Chile in Chile on Friday. Id of earthquake: us70003mx8. Event ids that are associated: us70003mx8. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:52:25 / 10:52 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 98.23 km (61 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -70.3431 West, latitude -33.311 South, depth = 98.23 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/05/19 / 2019-05-18 02:52:25 / May 18, 2019 @ 2:52 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Limache, Graneros, Melipilla (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 33 km (20 miles) from Santiago (c. 4 837 300 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Puente Alto (c. 510 400 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from San Bernardo (c. 249 900 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from La Pintana (c. 201 200 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Lo Prado (c. 104 300 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Peñaflor (c. 65 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 27 km NE of Villa Presidente Frei, Nunoa, Santiago, Chile, Chile.
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