A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from La Ligua in Chile. Global time and date of event 16/11/20 / 2020-11-16 14:22:46 / November 16, 2020 @ 2:22 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -71.4912° West, -32.4386° South, depth 67.98 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:22:46 / 2:22 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000cfna. Event ids that are associated: us7000cfna. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 67.98 km (42 miles).
Nearby country/countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Viña del Mar (c. 294 600 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Valparaíso (c. 282 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Quilpué (c. 130 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Villa Alemana (c. 97 300 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Quillota (c. 67 800 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from San Felipe (c. 59 300 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Salamanca, San Felipe, Villa Alemana.
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 four and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 24 km W of La Ligua, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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