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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Central Chile on Friday, 7 September 2018 - information

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Central Chile on Friday, 7 September 2018

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Central Chile on Friday, 7 September 2018
Sep 7 02:45: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 143.0 to 93.0 km.
Sep 7 02:56: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 5.7.
Date & time: Friday, 7 September 2018 02:39 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 93.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.86°S / 70.14°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Copiapo (200 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 7 Sep 2018
Fri, 7 Sep 02:39 UTCM 5.7 / 89 kmATACAMA, CHILEEMSC
Fri, 7 Sep 02:39 UTCM 5.7 / 84.1 kmChile-Argentina Border RegionGeoAu
Fri, 7 Sep 02:39 UTCM 5.8 / 97.4 km35 km al SE de Alto del CarmenGUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 7 Sep 02:39 UTCM 5.8 / 92.4 km- 86km ESE of Vallenar, ChileUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
(457.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Mendoza.Argentina / MMI V (Moderate shaking): En mendoza.2doPiso.Se sintió largo. Moderado...
Copiapo (167.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Se percibió con mucho ruido subterráneo (via app)
(156.3 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): La Serena se sintió como grado cinco En reposo (via app)
(159.7 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(168.4 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Tierras Blancas Coquimbo (163.9 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Se sintio un ruido suave y movimiento medianamente fuerte ojala estén todos bien en el Tránsito (epicentro) (via app)
(462.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Salamanca (336.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(516.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(82.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Batuco (Chile) (487 km S from epicenter)(no details): No (via EMSC)
Villa Alemana (Chile) (480 km S from epicenter)(no details): Acostado evidentemente se percibe con mayor claridad, pero creo lejos del epicentro... Muy leve, pero con mucho ruido previo. (via EMSC)
Illapel (Chile) (325 km S from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió suave pero bastante largo en Illapel (via EMSC)
Ñuñoa (Chile) (510 km S from epicenter)(no details): Nada en Ñuñoa, Santiago (via EMSC)
(Chile) (503 km S from epicenter)(no details): Felt only because I was in bed. Noticed my water moving and bed shaking ever so slightly (via EMSC)
Viña del Mar (Chile) (481 km S from epicenter)(no details): En viña del mar se sintió leve pero largo en duración (via EMSC)
Caldera (Chile) (223 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sentí el terremoto mientras estaba en la cama (via EMSC)
Vallenar (Chile) (92 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio fuerte pero siempre hay que estar en calma por los niños (via EMSC)
Vallenar (Chile) (91 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Aquí en vallenar se sintió nivel medio, grado 5.4 pero empezó fuerte, se logró persevir, pensé que se venía un terremoto (via EMSC)

 

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