A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Molina in Chile. Global time and date of event 17/08/19 / 2019-08-17 00:09:25 / August 17, 2019 @ 12:09 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 101.26 km, -71.043° West, -35.3396° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 101.26 km (63 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us600056ai. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600056ai. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:09:25 / 8:09 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Longaví, Santa Cruz, Linares. Close country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Talca (c. 197 500 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Curicó (c. 102 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Linares (c. 69 500 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 33 300 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Molina (c. 28 800 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from San Javier (c. 22 400 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 33 km SE of Molina, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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