A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 69 kilometers (43 miles) from Valparaiso in Chile on Sunday. Event id: us700057z3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700057z3. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.97 km (12 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:48:12 / 5:48 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/08/19 / 2019-08-25 10:48:12 / August 25, 2019 @ 10:48 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 19.97 km, -72.0181° West, -32.5038° South.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Limache, Villa Alemana, Quillota (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Viña del Mar (c. 294 600 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Valparaíso (c. 282 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Quilpué (c. 130 300 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Villa Alemana (c. 97 300 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Quillota (c. 67 800 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Hacienda La Calera (c. 49 100 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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: 69 km NNW of Valparaiso, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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