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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Southern Bolivia on Thursday, 14 January 2016

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Southern Bolivia on Thursday, 14 January 2016

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 8.2 quake: Southern Bolivia on Tue, 24 Nov 22h48, which had occurred 7 weeks earlier.
Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Southern Bolivia on Thursday, 14 January 2016
Jan 14 06:50: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.0.
Date & time: Thursday, 14 January 2016 03:25 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 567.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.72°S / 63.29°W (Bolivia)
Nearest volcano: Nuevo Mundo (332 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
Thu, 14 Jan 2016
Thu, 14 Jan 03:25 UTCM 6.1 / 593 kmSANTA CRUZ, BOLIVIAEMSC
Thu, 14 Jan 03:25 UTCM 6.1 / 582.4 km- 7km WSW of Charagua, BoliviaUSGS
Thu, 14 Jan 03:25 UTCM 6.1 / 582 kmSW of Charagua, BoliviaGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
costa hi / MMI IX (Violent shaking): hi
Casa Mariposa / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Lake Los Angeles I've been feeling quakes in Boli (8348.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Lake Los Angeles I've been feeling quakes in Boli (8348.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Tarija, Bolivia / not felt
Arica (Chile) (745 km W from epicenter)(no details): casi imperceptible, detectado por alarma de péndulo (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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