A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 157 km WNW of Constitucion, Chile (98 miles) on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/01/20 / 2020-01-14 02:04:03 / January 14, 2020 @ 2:04 am. Exact location of earthquake, -74.0109° West, -34.7855° South, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us70006zgw. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006zgw. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:04:03 / 9:04 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 157 km WNW of Constitucion, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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