An earthquake intensity was detected this Saturday at 8:57 pm between the Valparaiso and Maule regions.
According to it reports the National Seismological Center of the University of Chile, The earthquake was 5.4 Richter, with an epicenter 59 kilometers west of Christmas.
In addition, it had a depth of 36.4 kilometers.
The SHOA discarded tsunami.
SHOA indicates that the characteristics of the earthquake do not meet the necessary conditions for generating a tsunami on the coasts of Chile.
– onemichile (@onemichile) December 2, 2018
No damage is reported to humans, change to basic services or infrastructure resulting from this earthquake, according to Onemi.
Later, they were registered two tremors in the same area with a preliminary size of 4.2 Richter, with an epicenter 49 kilometers west of Christmas; and another 3.3 Richter, 57 kilometers west of Christmas.
The intensities of Mercalli's scale of the first tremor are the following:
The Warning: IV
El Tabo: IV
San Antonio: IV
Santo Domingo: 4th
German Villa: II
Viña del Mar: III
San Pedro: III
Region of Or & Higgins
The Star: V
San Fernando: III
Santa Cruz: III
Claro Rivero: III
Holy Family: III
San Rafael: III