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Light earthquake, 4.8 mag was detected near Hacienda La Calera in Chile

Earthquake location -32.7275S, -71.4071WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Hacienda La Calera in Chile. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003ul8. Id of event: us70003ul8. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 57.79 km (36 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:22:25 / 12:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 57.79 km, -71.4071° West, -32.7275° South. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/06/19 / 2019-06-03 04:22:25 / June 3, 2019 @ 4:22 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

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 San Antonio, Cartagena, Chicureo Abajo. The epicenter was 36 km (22 miles) from Viña del Mar (c. 294 600 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Valparaíso (c. 282 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Quilpué (c. 130 300 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Villa Alemana (c. 97 300 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from San Antonio (c. 85 700 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Quillota (c. 67 800 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from San Felipe (c. 59 300 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-six 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 18 km WNW of Hacienda La Calera, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -71.4071° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -32.7275° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 57.79 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 18km WNW of Hacienda La Calera, Chile Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-06-03 04:22:25 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-06-03 04:43:52 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -240 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 39 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.8 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 373 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.189 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.55 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 71 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mwr The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us70003ul8 Id of event.
Event Code 70003ul8 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70003ul8, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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