A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 65 kilometers (40 miles) from La Ligua in Chile on Thursday. Global time and date of event 25/06/20 / 2020-06-25 11:55:00 / June 25, 2020 @ 11:55 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ab22. Unique identifier: us7000ab22. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 11:55:00 / 11:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -71.8624° West, latitude -32.2084° South, depth = 10 km.
Epicenter of the event was 95 km (59 miles) from Viña del Mar (c. 294 600 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Valparaíso (c. 282 400 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Quilpué (c. 130 300 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from Villa Alemana (c. 97 300 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Quillota (c. 67 800 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Hacienda La Calera (c. 49 100 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Limache (c. 35 900 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Limache, Villa Alemana, Quilpué (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 65 km WNW of La Ligua, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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