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Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Off Coast of Central Chile on Wednesday, 11 November 2015

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Wednesday, 11 November 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 8 weeks earlier.
Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake  - Near Coast of Central Chile on Wednesday, 11 November 2015
Nov 11 06:36: Magnitude recalculated from 6.5 to 6.8.
Date & time: Wednesday, 11 November 2015 01:54 UTC
Magnitude: 6.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.43°S / 71.73°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Copiapo (369 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1*10^15 J (278 GWh / 2.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 14.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 11 Nov 2015
Wed, 11 Nov 01:54 UTCM 6.9 / 10 kmOFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC
Wed, 11 Nov 01:54 UTCM 6.9 / 10 km- 93km NW of Coquimbo, ChileUSGS
Wed, 11 Nov 01:54 UTCM 6.9 / 10 kmNW of Coquimbo, ChileGeoAu
Wed, 11 Nov 01:54 UTCM 6.9 / 32.9 km89 km al O de La HigueraGUG (U. Chile)

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(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Las Condes (Chile) (455 km S from epicenter)(no details): 7th floor, heard building creaking theb lampshade starting swinging a lot but did not actually feel anything. Weweree sittinf on the sofa. Just heard another one which made more noise this time. In bed now and still did not feel anything.. just loud creaking. (via EMSC)
Coquimbo (Chile) (81 km SE from epicenter)(no details): MuchoMovimiento circular (via EMSC)
Córdoba (Argentina) (771 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se Sintió En Los Edificios Altos, En Córdoba. (via EMSC)
Peñaflor (Chile) (465 km S from epicenter)(no details): Brusco y ruidoso (via EMSC)
La Serena (Chile) (83 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Bastante fuerte y prolongado (via EMSC)
La Serena (Chile) (82 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Sismo prolongado y fuerte, sin ruido, se sintio como un balanceo en diferentes direcciones, duro aprox 1 minuto (via EMSC)
La Serena (Chile) (82 km SE from epicenter)(no details): lot of movement on 6th floor. Ongoing. Keeps shaking on and off now 20 minutes later. (via EMSC)
Coquimbo (Chile) (79 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte y largo (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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