A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 95 kilometers (59 miles) from Los Andes in Chile. Event id: us7000dh39. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dh39. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 102.46 km (64 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -69.8945 West, latitude -32.2076 South, depth = 102.46 km. Global time and date of event 08/03/21 / 2021-03-08 12:48:07 / March 8, 2021 @ 12:48 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 12:48:07 / 12:48 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 99 km (61 miles) from San Felipe (c. 59 300 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Los Andes (c. 56 900 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Felipe, Los Andes (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes 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 twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
Did you feel anything?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 95 km NE of Los Andes, Chile.
Copyright © 2021 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.