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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Chile-Argentina Border Region on Saturday, 15 April 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Chile-Argentina Border Region on Saturday, 15 April 2017

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - Chile-Argentina Border Region on Saturday, 15 April 2017
Apr 15 08:25: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 208.0 to 152.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 152.0 to 137.0 km.
Apr 15 08:35: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 137.0 to 153.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 15 April 2017 08:19 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 153.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.2°S / 67.76°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Lascar (1 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^14 J (49.4 GWh / 42502 tons of TNT / 2.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 15 Apr 2017
Sat, 15 Apr 08:19 UTCM 6.3 / 129 kmANTOFAGASTA, CHILEEMSC
Sat, 15 Apr 08:19 UTCM 6.2 / 156.5 km39 km al SE de San Pedro de AtacamaGUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 15 Apr 08:19 UTCM 6.2 / 135.1 km- 67km ESE of San Pedro de Atacama, ChileUSGS
Sat, 15 Apr 08:19 UTCM 6.2 / 105 kmChile-Argentina Border RegionGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
(159.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Diego de almagro (422.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): R (via app)
Diego de almagro (422.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
(1172.2 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
(55.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Antofagasta ciudad (273.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
San Pedro de Atacama (Chile) (52 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Me despertó! (via EMSC)
Pozo Hondo (Paraguay) (529 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio levemente. (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (294 km W from epicenter)(no details): Bastante mas fuerte que el de ayer y con mas ruido tambienMe desperto (via EMSC)
San Pedro de Atacama (Chile) (72 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento ondulante (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (277 km W from epicenter)(no details): Mas fuerte que el de ayer Me desperto 2do piso casa solida (via EMSC)
Socaire (Chile) (39 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Very, very strong quake... (via EMSC)

 

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