A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Los Andes in Chile on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/10/20 / 2020-10-14 20:16:09 / October 14, 2020 @ 8:16 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -70.1114° West, latitude -33.0247° South, depth = 117.08 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 117.08 km (73 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 reported at 20:16:09 / 8:16 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000c8br. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c8br.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Bernardo, Llaillay, La Pintana. Event epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Santiago (c. 4 837 300 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Puente Alto (c. 510 400 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from San Bernardo (c. 249 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from La Pintana (c. 201 200 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Lo Prado (c. 104 300 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from San Felipe (c. 59 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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