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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Tuesday, 10 April 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Tuesday, 10 April 2018

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Near Coast of Central Chile on Tuesday, 10 April 2018
Date & time: Tuesday, 10 April 2018 10:19 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 61.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.98°S / 71.4°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (308 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 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:
Las condes (284.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): The shaking was much more sustained than I have felt it before. I have been in Santiago around 6 months. A range of time 30 sec to a minute long. It felt long, but could have just been 30 sec.
(282.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Viña Del Mar Chile / MMI V (Moderate shaking): At first I thought someone was trying to come into my hotel room violently shaking my door and then I felt the ground move and realized what was happening. I am in the top floor of the hotel.
Santiago, Av Condell (282.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
concon (217.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Las Condes, Santiago, Chile / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderate shaking and rattling, 20-30 seconds, no damage
(291.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Poco se sintió en casa sólida con buenas fundaciones (via app)
Viña del Mar (229 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(1230.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(1230.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Valparaiso / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(282.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Santiago de Chile, Hotel Presidente Suite (281.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(284.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(284.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Valparaíso, Yerbas Buenas / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Valparaiso / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The building was moving strong enough to awake everybody and some small objects fell in the kitchen.
Valparaíso / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Nos despertamos del movimiento en la cocina se caió algo. Parecía estar en un barco.
Las condes (284.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): The shaking was much more sustained than I have felt it before. I have been in Santiago around 6 months. A range of time 30 sec to a minute long. It felt long, but could have just been 30 sec.
La Serena / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(282.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(281.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(230.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(111.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Mucho ruido y sacudida moderada, sólo cayeron algunas objetos pequeños y duró 2 minutos.Luego todo normal. (via app)
San José de Maipo (309.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
(318.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Chicureo (264.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Hanging things rattled, I felt it shake around 25 seconds.
(238.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)(via app)
(1275.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Santiago de chile / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Valparaiso / MMI IV (Light shaking): temblor suave de movimiento como oscilación en dirección horizontal, tiempo de duración; prolongada, comenzó débil, después mas intenso, y al final se mantuvo débil hasta volverse imperceptible. Sin ruido subterraneo. Generó alerta por si comenzaba un moviminto telúrico más fuerte.
Santiago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(281.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Short duration, felt building swaying on 11th floor (via app)
Santiago (281.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(231.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Objects did not fell off the wall, but shaking was nonetheless quite intense.
(116.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): a orillas de la playa en La Serena en el 6topiso de edificio. sacucudidas fuertes (via app)
(281.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(279.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was sleeping and it woke me up. my dog got a little bit scared and worried. the cabinets slammed a bit. I felt it lasted for a minute. nothing felt to the floor (via app)
(298.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Santiago, El Bosque (293.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Long time earthquake (via app)
Santiago / MMI III (Weak shaking): The shaking woke me up.
(282.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Se sintió muy largo. (via app)
(280.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Concón / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ñuñoa (286.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Viña del mar / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(284.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Valparaíso, Chile / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Awoken by shaking, could clearly feel the bed and ground moving. Bunk beds, doors and windows were ratteling.
(275.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Santiago / MMI IV (Light shaking)
EL TEBAL, SALAMANCA (96.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Vina del mar / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Santiago (282 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(278.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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