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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Saturday, 19 September 2015

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Saturday, 19 September 2015

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.8 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Wed, 16 Sep 22h54, which had occurred 3 days earlier.
Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Near Coast of Central Chile on Saturday, 19 September 2015
Sep 19 13:01: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.0.
Date & time: Saturday, 19 September 2015 12:52 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.31°S / 71.8°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (235 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 19 Sep 2015
Sat, 19 Sep 12:52 UTCM 6.3 / 26.9 km59 km al SO de Los VilosGUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 19 Sep 12:52 UTCM 6.2 / 11 kmW of La Ligua, ChileGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Zapallar / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Córdoba (Argentina) (730 km E from epicenter)(no details): Estoy En Un Piso 15. Se Movieron Lamparas Y Puertas. (via EMSC)
Con Con (Chile) (81 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Strong move wave and. Long (via EMSC)
San Bernardo (Chile) (186 km SE from epicenter)(no details): no senti nada (via EMSC)
Penaflor (Chile) (176 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Me despertó. (via EMSC)
(Chile) (175 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Wake me up (via EMSC)
Maipú (Chile) (172 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Leve y breve movimiento (via EMSC)
Valparaíso (Chile) (87 km S from epicenter)(no details): No lo sentí, me enteré por la radio. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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