A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Valparaíso in Chile on Monday. Id of earthquake: us7000c96u. Event ids that are associated: us7000c96u. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18.43 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/11/20 / 2020-11-02 08:09:35 / November 2, 2020 @ 8:09 am. The temblor was reported at 08:09:35 / 8:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -72.1097° West, latitude -32.8248° South, depth = 18.43 km.
The epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Viña del Mar (c. 294 600 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Valparaíso (c. 282 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Quilpué (c. 130 300 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Villa Alemana (c. 97 300 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Quillota (c. 67 800 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Hacienda La Calera (c. 49 100 pop). Nearby 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 Hacienda La Calera, Limache, Quillota.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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