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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Off Coast of Central Chile on Monday, 21 September 2015

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Off Coast of Central Chile on Monday, 21 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 4 days earlier.
Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Off Coast of Central Chile on Monday, 21 September 2015
Date & time: Monday, 21 September 2015 05:39 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.72°S / 72.66°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (269 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 21 Sep 2015
Mon, 21 Sep 05:39 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km6.2 OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILEEMSC
Mon, 21 Sep 05:39 UTCM 6.2 / 40.7 km27 km al NO de Los VilosGUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 21 Sep 05:39 UTCM 6.3 / 15 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Santiago de Chile / MMI IV (Light shaking): 13th floor. Wake up. Heavy Sharing. Look for a new Apartment at ground Level. After the 8,4 Earthquake i am to schockd.
Santiago (196.3 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Scary. Everyone felt it.
La Reina, Santiago / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Macul / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
Mendoza, Argentina / MMI II (Very weak shaking): we were already in bed when we did hear a strange sound. Some woods were cracking. We did not feel it at the first moment but when we did swich on the light the lamps on the sealing were moving
Córdoba Argentina / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Cordoba / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
santiago de chile (205.6 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Puente Alto (Chile) (246 km SE from epicenter)(no details): 3th floor, soft tremor in Santiago (via EMSC)
San Bernardo (Chile) (241 km S from epicenter)(no details): no senti nada..dormia profundamente. (via EMSC)
La Cisterna (Chile) (235 km S from epicenter)(no details): Shaking woke me up from a sound sleep and felt like it lasted a while. Was not loud. Movement was smooth, not jarring (via EMSC)
Maipú (Chile) (227 km S from epicenter)(no details): We Felt very strong (via EMSC)
Las Condes (Chile) (227 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Santiago piso 12 fuerte movimiento vaiven con poco ruido de ventanales (via EMSC)
Las Condes (Chile) (226 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Quite strong. Woke me up at 2:41. Building was cracking, doors were opening and closing. (via EMSC)
(Chile) (227 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento suave pero notorio (via EMSC)
Providencia (Chile) (227 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Enough to wake me up. Deep rumbling, shaking side to side (via EMSC)
Viña del Mar (Chile) (164 km S from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió fuerte en valpo (via EMSC)
Viña del Mar (Chile) (164 km S from epicenter)(no details): Feeling tremblings constantly through the day. Now one significantly strong. (via EMSC)
Viña del Mar (Chile) (161 km S from epicenter)(no details): My cousin is feeling them right now (via EMSC)
Santa Cruz de la Sierra (Bolivia) (1739 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Cuanto tiempo duro?? (via EMSC)
Temuco (Chile) (803 km S from epicenter)(no details): Very weak, but I felt it, Stay Strong Coquimbo ❤ (via EMSC)
Penaflor (Chile) (235 km S from epicenter)(no details): Bastante fuerte, mucho ruido. Logró levantarme de la cama, mejor que un despertador. (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (305 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió en un 5to piso en Mendoza (via EMSC)
Puente Alto (Chile) (253 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Mostly subterranean sounds. (via EMSC)
Providencia (Chile) (237 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Was a bit weaker than the recent 8.4 magnitude quake that happened and a lot shorter in duration. (via EMSC)
(Chile) (237 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up. Bed shook (via EMSC)
(Chile) (237 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I woke up. (via EMSC)
Las Condes (Chile) (237 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Santiago las condes piso 12 fuerte sacudida con vaiven con muy poco ruido de ventanales (via EMSC)
Quilicura (Chile) (225 km S from epicenter)(no details): Bastante largo. Movimiento horizontal sin mucho ruido previo (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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