A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 138 km WNW of Corral, Chile (86 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:58:34 / 3:58 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us6000d3pv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d3pv. Global time and date of event 28/12/20 / 2020-12-28 15:58:34 / December 28, 2020 @ 3:58 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -74.9384 West, latitude -39.4424 South, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 138 km WNW of Corral, Chile.
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