A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Carahue in Chile on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 00:42:41 / 12:42 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.42 km (13 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 24/06/19 / 2019-06-24 04:42:41 / June 24, 2019 @ 4:42 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us6000453d. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000453d. Exact location of event, longitude -73.4062 West, latitude -38.6301 South, depth = 21.42 km.
Close country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Temuco (c. 238 100 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Lautaro (c. 21 600 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Cañete (c. 20 200 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Nueva Imperial (c. 18 800 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Traiguén (c. 14 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Pitrufquén (c. 13 700 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Carahue (c. 11 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cañete, Lautaro, Pitrufquén (min 5000 pop).
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 22 km WNW of Carahue, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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