A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 153 km W of Corral, Chile (95 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -75.2256° West, latitude -39.8451° South, depth = 10 km. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:46:59 / 9:46 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 27/12/20 / 2020-12-27 21:46:59 / December 27, 2020 @ 9:46 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d6f8. Unique identifier: us6000d6f8.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 153 km W of Corral, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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