A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes Off the coast of Aisen, Chile (0 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -76.817° West, latitude -45.5939° South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008jyw. Id of event: us70008jyw. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/04/20 / 2020-04-01 04:12:21 / April 1, 2020 @ 4:12 am UTC/GMT. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:12:21 / 11:12 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: Off the coast of Aisen, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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