A earthquake magnitude 6.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 99 kilometers (62 miles) from Constitución in Chile. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.14 km (13 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -73.0759 West, latitude -34.6194 South, depth = 20.14 km. Id of earthquake: us6000crcq. Event ids that are associated: us6000crcq. Global time and date of event 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 00:54:56 / November 22, 2020 @ 12:54 am UTC/GMT. The 6.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:54:56 / 12:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 100 km (62 miles) from Constitución (c. 37 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Constitución (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. There are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world each year.
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