A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 99 km SSE of Putre, Chile (62 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 141.19 km, -69.3131° West, -19.0627° South. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 141.19 km (88 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/10/19 / 2019-10-25 16:29:37 / October 25, 2019 @ 4:29 pm. Id of earthquake: us600062x8. Event ids that are associated: us600062x8. The temblor was picked up at 12:29:37 / 12:29 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 99 km SSE of Putre, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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