In the morning hours, earthquakes of lesser intensity were recorded in Chile, which they happen every day given the favorable geographical conditions in the country for the appearance of tremors.
The compilation and publication of these data is the responsibility of the National Seismological Center of the University of Chile, an organization that provides details on conditions of each movement. Check out what happened during the day below.
This Wednesday, May 3, a magnitude 3.1 earthquake was recorded, at 1:19 pm, 26 kilometers south of Tongoy.
And then an earthquake magnitude 4.1 in 103 kilometers from San Pedro de Atacama. According to the report, the movement occurred at 2:33 in the morning at a depth of 220 kilometers.
When after, in 8:27an earthquake in magnitude 3.4 in Valparaíso35 kilometers deep.
A few minutes later, in 8:32report back to Valparaíso a movement of magnitude 3.824 kilometers deep.
The latest tremors can be consulted on the website of the National Seismological Center, where the magnitude, time, location and depth are published, among other technical data.
From seismology they also call to use the application CSN Earthquakes, in which earthquakes that are known in the country can be reviewed and reported.
It is also possible to activate the earthquake alert from Google, which is a free service for smartphones.
Before the onset of an earthquake, it is necessary to identify the type of building where a person is usually, such as home and work, in addition to knowing the safe area where they are located if it shakes and have a family planfor when an event occurs.
At the time of the tremor it is essential to remain calm and locate yourself in a safe area. If after an earthquake it was not possible to stand on a coastal areathe call is for evacuate immediately.