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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Northern Chile on Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Northern Chile on Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Northern Chile on Wednesday, 10 June 2015
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 108.0 to 107.0 km.
Date & time: Wed, 10 Jun 13:52:07 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 107.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.51°S / 68.36°W
Nearest volcano: El Tatio (43 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 10 Jun
Wed, 10 Jun 13:52 UTCM 6.1 / 137 kmANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Wed, 10 Jun 13:52 UTCM 6.0 / 130.5 km36 km al E de Calama[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 10 Jun 13:52 UTCM 6.0 / 122 kmNW of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile[Map]GeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
20km north of sierra gorda / MMI IV (Light shaking): Loud rumble across the silent desert at 10:53am. 2 big shakes.
Antofagasta (Chile) (233 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Rocking movement with noise (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (233 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Omg what was that (via EMSC)
Iquique (Chile) (300 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt this movement here in iquique (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (250 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Long with steady short waves that increased and decrease in magnitude. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 25 Dec
Fri, 25 Dec 06:04 UTCM 4.5 / 218 km - [info] (98 km)POTOSI, BOLIVIA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 26 Dec
Sat, 26 Dec 03:24 UTCM 3.6 / 119 km - [info] (38 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 26 Dec 19:52 UTCM 4.1 / 231.2 km - [info] (46 km)116 km al NE de San Pedro de Atacama
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 27 Dec (7 earthquakes)
Sun, 27 Dec 02:20 UTCM 4.2 / 226 km - [info] (84 km)115 km al E de Socaire
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 27 Dec 06:13 UTCM 3.6 / 51 km - [info]San Pedro (191 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 27 Dec 09:21 UTCM 4.1 / 236 km - [info] (65 km)JUJUY, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 27 Dec 12:28 UTCM 4.3 / 200 km - [info] (85 km)Jujuy Province, Argentina
[Map]
GFZ
Sun, 27 Dec 12:28 UTCM 5.1 / 237.6 km - [info] (60 km)103 km al NE de Socaire
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 27 Dec 16:22 UTCM 4.5 / 123 km - [info]San Pedro (23 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 27 Dec 16:36 UTCM 3.9 / 110 km - [info] (128 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 29 Dec
Tue, 29 Dec 08:23 UTCM 3.7 / 242.5 km - [info] (55 km)99 km al NE de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 30 Dec
Wed, 30 Dec 10:41 UTCM 2.6 / 122 km - [info]San Pedro (17 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Wed, 30 Dec 13:25 UTCM 3.5 / 109 km - [info]San Pedro (35 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Wed, 30 Dec 18:45 UTCM 2.7 / 118 km - [info]San Pedro (13 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Wed, 30 Dec 21:55 UTCM 3.8 / 108 km - [info]San Pedro (23 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Fri, 1 Jan
Fri, 1 Jan 21:59 UTCM 3.3 / 132 km - [info]San Pedro (2 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 1 Jan 23:55 UTCM 3.3 / 221 km - [info] (46 km)POTOSI, BOLIVIA
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 1 Jan 23:55 UTCM 3.3 / 221 km - [info] (46 km)POTOSI, BOLIVIA
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 2 Jan
Sat, 2 Jan 04:56 UTCM 3.6 / 246.9 km - [info] (57 km)99 km al NE de Socaire
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 3 Jan
Sun, 3 Jan 00:39 UTCM 3.1 / 97.1 km - [info] (58 km)24 km al NE de Calama
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 3 Jan 05:17 UTCM 3.9 / 145.1 km - [info] (49 km)28 km al S de San Pedro de Atacama[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 3 Jan 19:12 UTCM 3.3 / 131 km - [info] (30 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 4 Jan
Mon, 4 Jan 03:12 UTCM 2.9 / 48.4 km - [info]San Pedro (160 km)29 km al E de Tocopilla[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 4 Jan 09:37 UTCM 3.4 / 101 km - [info] (98 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Mon, 4 Jan 10:14 UTCM 3.6 / 125 km - [info]San Pedro (22 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Tue, 5 Jan
Tue, 5 Jan 00:59 UTCM 3.3 / 138 km - [info]Cerro del Azufre (29 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 5 Jan 10:57 UTCM 3.0 / 121.7 km - [info]San Pedro (11 km)77 km al NE de Calama
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 6 Jan
Wed, 6 Jan 00:47 UTCM 2.9 / 105 km - [info] (90 km)32 km al SE de Calama
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 6 Jan 12:41 UTCM 4.5 / 37.2 km - [info] (197 km)55 km al N de Tocopilla
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 7 Jan
Thu, 7 Jan 16:07 UTCM 3.9 / 116.7 km - [info]San Pedro (12 km)80 km al NE de Calama[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 8 Jan
Fri, 8 Jan 09:21 UTCM 4.8 / 150 km - [info]El Tatio (10 km)Chile-Bolivia Border Region[Map]GFZ
Fri, 8 Jan 19:13 UTCM 2.8 / 114.3 km - [info] (40 km)44 km al NE de Calama
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 8 Jan 21:40 UTCM 3.0 / 104 km - [info] (46 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Sat, 9 Jan
Sat, 9 Jan 00:40 UTCM 2.8 / 99 km - [info] (99 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Sat, 9 Jan 01:14 UTCM 2.6 / 79 km - [info]San Pedro (158 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Jan
Sun, 10 Jan 03:18 UTCM 2.8 / 72 km - [info] (146 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 10 Jan 16:07 UTCM 2.9 / 109.9 km - [info] (102 km)33 km al S de Calama
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 10 Jan 16:11 UTCM 2.8 / 129.2 km - [info] (78 km)46 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 12 Jan
Tue, 12 Jan 06:01 UTCM 3.0 / 127.6 km - [info]Cerro del Azufre (23 km)55 km al SO de Ollagüe
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 12 Jan 19:19 UTCM 3.1 / 117 km - [info] (34 km)67 km al N de Calama
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 15 Jan
Fri, 15 Jan 07:49 UTCM 3.0 / 92.5 km - [info] (103 km)46 km al E de Sierra Gorda.
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 15 Jan 11:15 UTCM 3.3 / 195 km - [info] (34 km)POTOSI, BOLIVIA
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 15 Jan 11:15 UTCM 3.3 / 196 km - [info] (34 km)POTOSI, BOLIVIA
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 15 Jan 22:17 UTCM 2.9 / 110 km - [info] (44 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 16 Jan
Sat, 16 Jan 09:40 UTCM 2.8 / 56 km - [info] (165 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 17 Jan
Sun, 17 Jan 07:53 UTCM 2.8 / 125 km - [info]San Pedro (18 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 17 Jan 12:20 UTCM 2.9 / 106.2 km - [info] (136 km)15 km al SE de Sierra Gorda.
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 18 Jan
Mon, 18 Jan 00:33 UTCM 3.2 / 125.3 km - [info]Cerro del Azufre (26 km)51 km al SO de Ollagüe
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 18 Jan 10:24 UTCM 3.9 / 275.4 km - [info] (44 km)158 km al E de San Pedro de Atacama[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 18 Jan 16:51 UTCM 2.9 / 44.7 km - [info] (201 km)41 km al S de Tocopilla
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)

 

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