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Light earthquake, 4.6 mag has occurred near Panguipulli in Chile

Earthquake location -39.8307S, -71.9703WA light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 37 kilometers (23 miles) from Panguipulli in Chile on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 14:01:27 / 2:01 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000dgnt. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dgnt. Exact location of earthquake, -71.9703° West, -39.8307° South, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 14:01:27 / February 11, 2021 @ 2:01 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.

The epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Villarrica (c. 31 600 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Pucón (c. 27 000 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from San Martín de los Andes (c. 23 500 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Panguipulli (c. 16 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Loncoche (c. 15 600 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Junín de los Andes (c. 10 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Junín de los Andes, Loncoche, Villarrica (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop), Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 37 km ESE of Panguipulli, Chile. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -71.9703° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude -39.8307° South Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 37 km ESE of Panguipulli, Chile Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-02-11 14:01:27 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-02-11 14:15:03 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 3 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 326 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.35 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.32 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 71 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us6000dgnt Id of event.
Event Code 6000dgnt An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000dgnt, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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