A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 149 km WNW of Corral, Chile (93 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d3id. Unique identifier: us6000d3id. The temblor was reported at 22:19:09 / 10:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -74.9293° West, latitude -39.2102° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 27/12/20 / 2020-12-27 22:19:09 / December 27, 2020 @ 10:19 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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