A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Chimbarongo in Chile. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/12/19 / 2019-12-01 00:03:17 / December 1, 2019 @ 12:03 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 20:03:17 / 8:03 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 102.57 km (64 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70006ewl. Event ids that are associated: us70006ewl. Exact location of earthquake, -70.8008° West, -34.7243° South, depth 102.57 km.
Nearby country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Graneros, Machalí, Rancagua (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 62 km (38 miles) from Rancagua (c. 212 700 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Curicó (c. 102 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Rengo (c. 38 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 33 300 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Molina (c. 28 800 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Machalí (c. 27 600 pop).
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 one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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