A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Ancud in Chile. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:43:20 / 11:43 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009m8r. Id of event: us70009m8r. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/05/20 / 2020-05-21 03:43:20 / May 21, 2020 @ 3:43 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -74.004° West, -41.7072° South.
Close country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Castro, Calbuco, Ancud. Epicenter of the earthquake was 87 km (54 miles) from Castro (c. 29 900 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Ancud (c. 28 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Calbuco (c. 12 500 pop).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 23 km NW of Ancud, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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