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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Tuesday, 22 September 2015

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Tuesday, 22 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 5 days earlier.
Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Near Coast of Central Chile on Tuesday, 22 September 2015
Date & time: Tuesday, 22 September 2015 07:12 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 44.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.44°S / 71.05°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (248 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 22 Sep 2015
Tue, 22 Sep 07:12 UTCM 6.1 / 45 km6.1 COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC
Tue, 22 Sep 07:12 UTCM 6.1 / 54 kmN of Illapel, ChileGeoAu
Tue, 22 Sep 07:12 UTCM 6.2 / 63.3 km21 km al N de IllapelGUG (U. Chile)

"I felt it" reports:
Quito, ecuador / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
quilpue (184.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I woke up and it was quite shaking .. I guess it lasted about 5-7 seconds
Santiago / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Santiago (224.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I woke up, but back to sleeping again.
(Chile) (228 km S from epicenter)(no details): Fue un tanto fuerte. (via EMSC)
(Chile) (228 km S from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento telúrico fuerte pero sin mayores problemas nidaños (via EMSC)
(Chile) (228 km S from epicenter)(no details): Vivo en el último piso de mi condominio (23) mucho movimiento, ya acostumbrados. (via EMSC)
San Juan (Argentina) (247 km E from epicenter)(no details): Temblor (via EMSC)
(Chile) (231 km S from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte (via EMSC)
(Chile) (231 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was asleep and it woke me up. (via EMSC)
(Chile) (231 km S from epicenter)(no details): Very hard! (via EMSC)
Las Condes (Chile) (229 km S from epicenter)(no details): Piso 12 corto - poco ruido y poco movimientoPero suficiente para despertar y asi muchos alrededor . (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (270 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Desde un 3º en mendoza se sintio. Empezo flojo pero luego se torno en una sacudida fuerte de poca duracion. Un poco feo pero la corta duracion lo hizo mas llevadero. (via EMSC)
Las Condes (Chile) (225 km S from epicenter)(no details): Strong enough to wake me up.... (via EMSC)
Las Condes (Chile) (225 km S from epicenter)(no details): Corto y poco ruido y movimiento.me Desperto y asi a yodos los vecinos delpiso 12 (via EMSC)
Pudahuel (Chile) (225 km S from epicenter)(no details): We were sleeping, strong Remezon. We live on the fourth floor. greetings and thanks (via EMSC)
Lo Barnechea (Chile) (218 km S from epicenter)(no details): Very strong (via EMSC)
La Serena (Chile) (171 km NW from epicenter)(no details): strong long and starting to get scary, like last Wednesday's 6.3 (via EMSC)
Coquimbo (Chile) (164 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Bang and felt very movement (via EMSC)
San Felipe (Chile) (151 km S from epicenter)(no details): mucho ruido subterráneo, mucho movimiento vertical mercali aprox VI, estos ya no son réplicas son precursores de algo más fuerte (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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