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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Northern Chile on Friday, 27 November 2015

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Near Coast of Northern Chile on Friday, 27 November 2015

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Near Coast of Northern Chile on Friday, 27 November 2015
Nov 27 21:52: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.1.
Date & time: Friday, 27 November 2015 21:00 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.71°S / 70.38°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: La Negrillar (179 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
Fri, 27 Nov 2015
Fri, 27 Nov 21:00 UTCM 6.2 / 41 kmANTOFAGASTA, CHILEEMSC
Fri, 27 Nov 21:00 UTCM 6.2 / 37.2 km70 km al N de TaltalGUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 27 Nov 21:00 UTCM 6.2 / 35 km- 66km NNW of Taltal, ChileUSGS
Fri, 27 Nov 21:00 UTCM 6.2 / 35 kmNW of Taltal, ChileGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Santiago de Chile / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
laguna cejar / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We were outside and the earth was shaking quite strongly. Only lasted for a few seconds
Carlin trench / not felt: Esto es como la energia del volcano en Iceland, del verano pasado. Un monton de replicas,secuelas,movimientos teluricos seguidos. Tarde o temprano las sacudidas se termineran. Pero mientras tanto que se quedencalmados. Suerte
Copiapo / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Las Condes (Chile) (950 km S from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió en santiago también. Un movimiento no muy largo. Pero fue bastante pronunciado. (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (134 km N from epicenter)(no details): 2do piso de edificio si fuerte y largo balanceo pero no se cayo nada (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (126 km N from epicenter)(no details): It was very strong and lasted at least a minute. I am on the 11th floor and the whole apartment, including the doors and windows, was shaking. (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (139 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fue muy fuerte y además muy largo... (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (136 km N from epicenter)(no details): En 2do piso movimiento fuerte y con balanceo prolongado (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (121 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Si sintio fuerte en forma de balanceo. (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (118 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio muy fuerte y se movio la tierra con ganas, en el centro de Antofagasta. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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