A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 79 kilometers (49 miles) from Cartagena in Chile on Monday. The temblor was reported at 11:52:37 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000aea6. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000aea6. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 29/06/20 / 2020-06-29 11:52:37 / June 29, 2020 @ 11:52 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.28 km (9 miles). Exact location of event, depth 14.28 km, -72.431° West, -33.3445° South.
Close country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Viña del Mar, Valparaíso, San Antonio. Epicenter of the event was 89 km (55 miles) from Viña del Mar (c. 294 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Valparaíso (c. 282 400 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from San Antonio (c. 85 700 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Cartagena (c. 16 900 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 twenty-three 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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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: 79 km WNW of Cartagena, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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