A earthquake magnitude 6.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 149 km WNW of Corral, Chile (93 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:39:20 / 9:39 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: at00qm0phj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pt20362000, at00qm0phj. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -75° West, -39.3° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Corral in Chile (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 27/12/20 / 2020-12-27 21:39:20 / December 27, 2020 @ 9:39 pm UTC/GMT.
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 two 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. Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 149 km WNW of Corral, Chile. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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