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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Northern Chile on Sunday, 21 January 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Northern Chile on Sunday, 21 January 2018

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - Northern Chile on Sunday, 21 January 2018
Date & time: Sun, 21 Jan 01:06:40 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 118.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.91°S / 69.39°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Arintica (41 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

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
lenasia south, south africa / MMI II (Very weak shaking): it was a few sconds of shaking like a tremor, but no reports was submitted.
chile / MMI IX (Violent shaking): it was boss
(354.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Me asusté un poco, mi esposa se asustó horrible (via app)
Jorge Menéndez (134.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Buenos Aires (2053.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Cayma, Arequipa (365.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Sitting at the table, I felt a small shake and stood up, mentioning it to my wife. Nothing for about 5 seconds, and then it began to shake for another 5 seconds. Fairly light, but we both felt it quite clearly.
Calama (397.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Roberto Rivera (299.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Arequipa (360 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ilo (249.1 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Ondas aprox 30 segundos a mas (via app)
Arica (106.9 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Iquique / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Strong shake and intense fellings
la punta de bombon / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(354.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Me asusté un poco, mi esposa se asustó horrible (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 1 Dec 2018
Sat, 1 Dec 23:45 UTCM 3.0 / 77.4 km - [info]23 km al SO de Tacna[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 3 Dec 2018
Mon, 3 Dec 23:48 UTCM 2.7 / 106.4 km - [info]18 km al E de Camiña[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 5 Dec 2018
Wed, 5 Dec 16:04 UTCM 3.6 / 37.7 km - [info]34 km al NE de Cuya[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 5 Dec 23:36 UTCM 2.8 / 84.9 km - [info]18 km al SO de Camiña[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 9 Dec 2018
Sun, 9 Dec 13:29 UTCM 3.0 / 100.5 km - [info]29 km al SE de Tacna[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 9 Dec 17:12 UTCM 3.6 / 103 km - [info]TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Mon, 10 Dec 2018
Mon, 10 Dec 16:27 UTCM 4.0 / 29.8 km - [info]25 km al O de Cuya[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 11 Dec 2018
Tue, 11 Dec 02:25 UTCM 2.6 / 30.1 km - [info]104 km al S de Ilo[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 12 Dec 2018
Wed, 12 Dec 13:13 UTCM 4.0 / 125.7 km - [info]27 km al SE de Tacna[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 12 Dec 14:55 UTCM 2.9 / 25.4 km - [info]69 km al O de Arica[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 15 Dec 2018
Sat, 15 Dec 00:26 UTCM 3.0 / 30.4 km - [info]78 km al O de Pisagua[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 15 Dec 00:32 UTCM 3.1 / 39.9 km - [info]85 km al O de Pisagua[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 15 Dec 12:12 UTCM 5.1 / 35 km - [info]89 km al O de Pisagua[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 15 Dec 12:39 UTCM 2.8 / 39.7 km - [info]80 km al SO de Pisagua[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 16 Dec 2018
Sun, 16 Dec 14:25 UTCM 3.0 / 59 km - [info]TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Mon, 17 Dec 2018
Mon, 17 Dec 01:16 UTCM 2.6 / 82 km - [info]58 km al S de Camiña[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 18 Dec 2018
Tue, 18 Dec 11:59 UTCM 2.8 / 57.4 km - [info]34 km al E de Pisagua[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 20 Dec 2018
Thu, 20 Dec 12:31 UTCM 2.7 / 80.8 km - [info]42 km al SO de Camiña[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 20 Dec 19:20 UTCM 3.0 / 93.2 km - [info]44 km al S de Camiña[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 21 Dec 2018
Fri, 21 Dec 02:48 UTCM 3.1 / 146.2 km - [info]24 km al NE de Putre[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 21 Dec 04:13 UTCM 3.4 / 113 km - [info]TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Fri, 21 Dec 12:51 UTCM 2.9 / 78.3 km - [info]42 km al SO de Camiña[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 21 Dec 13:08 UTCM 3.4 / 60.4 km - [info]35 km al SE de Pisagua[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 22 Dec 2018
Sat, 22 Dec 00:07 UTCM 2.9 / 15.1 km - [info]49 km al O de Pisagua[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 22 Dec 17:05 UTCM 2.7 / 24.2 km - [info]88 km al O de Arica[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 24 Dec 2018
Mon, 24 Dec 08:05 UTCM 2.9 / 37.5 km - [info]41 km al E de Pisagua[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 24 Dec 15:08 UTCM 3.9 / 133.1 km - [info]23 km al SE de Putre[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 24 Dec 23:14 UTCM 3.7 / 19.7 km - [info]66 km al S de Ilo[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 26 Dec 2018
Wed, 26 Dec 16:39 UTCM 2.9 / 4.5 km - [info]77 km al S de Ilo[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 27 Dec 2018
Thu, 27 Dec 09:34 UTCM 3.5 / 129.4 km - [info]30 km al SO de Putre[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 28 Dec 2018
Fri, 28 Dec 19:13 UTCM 2.7 / 10.7 km - [info]11 km al E de Pisagua[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 29 Dec 2018
Sat, 29 Dec 04:18 UTCM 2.9 / 149.9 km - [info]61 km al S de Putre[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 30 Dec 2018
Sun, 30 Dec 07:48 UTCM 3.7 / 96 km - [info]TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Sun, 30 Dec 19:10 UTCM 3.0 / 116 km - [info]TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Mon, 31 Dec 2018
Mon, 31 Dec 12:48 UTCM 2.6 / 127.2 km - [info]32 km al SE de Putre[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 1 Jan 2019
Tue, 1 Jan 12:12 UTCM 2.8 / 33.5 km - [info]48 km al O de Pisagua[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 4 Jan 2019
Fri, 4 Jan 06:45 UTCM 2.6 / 33.6 km - [info]45 km al O de Arica[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 4 Jan 20:27 UTCM 2.7 / 34.4 km - [info]15 km al SE de Cuya[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 5 Jan 2019 (6 earthquakes)
Sat, 5 Jan 08:30 UTCM 4.4 / 103.3 km - [info]Northern Chile[Map]USP
Sat, 5 Jan 08:30 UTCM 3.7 / 127 km - [info]TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Sat, 5 Jan 19:31 UTCM 5.0 / 21.7 km - [info]93 km al S de Ilo[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 5 Jan 20:49 UTCM 3.6 / 115 km - [info]TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Sat, 5 Jan 22:03 UTCM 3.4 / 20.3 km - [info]93 km al S de Ilo[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 5 Jan 23:37 UTCM 3.5 / 24.4 km - [info]92 km al S de Ilo[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 6 Jan 2019
Sun, 6 Jan 01:16 UTCM 2.6 / 15 km - [info]52 km al O de Cuya[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 6 Jan 03:24 UTCM 3.0 / 89.1 km - [info]40 km al S de Camiña[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 6 Jan 18:40 UTCM 3.5 / 105.1 km - [info]33 km al O de Putre[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 6 Jan 20:25 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Northern Chile[Map]USP
Sun, 6 Jan 20:25 UTCM 4.9 / 102.1 km - [info]41 km al SO de Camiña[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 7 Jan 2019
Mon, 7 Jan 13:43 UTCM 5.4 / 115 km - [info]Chile-Bolivia Border Region[Map]GFZ

 

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