A 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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