An earthquake of slight magnitude was perceived on Tuesday afternoon in three regions of the center of the country: Metropolitana, O’Higgins and Maule.

According to Seismology, the movement was registered at 14:32 hours and had a magnitude of 4.6.

Meanwhile, the epicenter was reported to 27 kilometers south of Rancagua, at a depth of 89.3 kilometers.

At press time, Onemi does not report any disruption of basic services, damage to structures or injuries as a result of this earthquake.


According to Onemi herself, Mercalli scale intensities were:

Metropolitan region

The Queen: II
:Uñoa: II
Pedro Aguirre Cerda: II
High Bridge: II
San Bernardo: II
San José de Maipo: II


Christmas: III
Peumo: III


Curicó: III
Teno: III