A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 85 kilometers (53 miles) from San Antonio in Chile. Unique identifier: us60004yrj. Ids that are associated to the event: us60004yrj. Exact location of event, longitude -72.202 West, latitude -34.196 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/08/19 / 2019-08-01 19:36:25 / August 1, 2019 @ 7:36 pm. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:36:25 / 3:36 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 86 km (54 miles) from San Antonio (c. 85 700 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 33 300 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Cartagena (c. 16 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Santa Cruz, Cartagena, San Antonio (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 85 km SW of San Antonio, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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