A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 139 km WNW of Constitución, Chile (86 miles). Exact location of event, depth 15.57 km, -73.7553° West, -34.7288° South. Unique identifier: us6000dhqh. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dhqh. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/02/21 / 2021-02-15 03:52:51 / February 15, 2021 @ 3:52 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.57 km (10 miles). The temblor was detected at 03:52:51 / 3:52 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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