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Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - Northern Chile on Wednesday, 3 June 2020 - information

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - Northern Chile on Wednesday, 3 June 2020

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake  - Northern Chile on Wednesday, 3 June 2020
Jun 3 07:40: Magnitude recalculated from 6.9 to 6.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 148.0 to 145.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 145.0 to 114.0 km.
Jun 3 07:45: Magnitude recalculated from 6.8 to 6.7.
Jun 3 07:48: Magnitude recalculated from 6.7 to 6.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 114.0 to 88.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 3 June 2020 07:35 UTC
Magnitude: 6.8
Depth: 88.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.38°S / 68.35°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tumisa (71 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1*10^15 J (278 GWh / 2.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 14.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 3 Jun 2020 (8 earthquakes)
Wed, 3 Jun 07:35 UTCM 6.7 / 130 kmCHILE (Argentina)INPRES
Wed, 3 Jun 07:35 UTCM 6.8 / 96.8 km48 km SSW of San Pedro de Atacama, ChileUSGS
Wed, 3 Jun 07:35 UTCM 6.8 / 87 kmAntofagasta, ChileEMSC
Wed, 3 Jun 07:35 UTCM 6.8 / 88.1 kmNorthern ChileGeoAu
Wed, 3 Jun 07:35 UTCM 6.7 / 19.5 kmNorthern Chile [Land: Chile]INGV
Wed, 3 Jun 07:35 UTCM 6.9 / 123.4 km50 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 3 Jun 07:35 UTCM 6.8 / 89 kmNorthern ChileBMKG
Wed, 3 Jun 07:35 UTCM 6.7 / 104.4 kmNorthern ChileUSP

"I felt it" reports:
(2176.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
(214.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(55.1 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)(via app)
(487 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Antofagasta (210.2 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Temblor fuerte y largo, con movimientos circular (via app)
(312 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cayma Arequipa (848.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Antofagasta (212.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Strong and previous noise followed by the shake (via app)
(208.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Calama (119.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Previous sound . Long. Stronng shaking (via app)
Hurtado de mendoza 3716 (119.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Fue un golpe que duró cerca de 35 segu dos pero fue muy certero y tosco
(208.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)(via app)
(212.2 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Temblor bastante largo.. en pisos superiores con movimientos muy cortos y sonidos de vidrios
(208.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)(via app)
(119.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)(via app)
Russia, Sankt Petersburg City.))),!!! / not felt: Без тряски и какой либо вибрации, находился вне дома, был занят, не почувствовал и не ощущал. Пожалуйста, оставайтесь в без опасности, берегите Себя, Своих родных и близких людей. Да, геологиярулит и всёрулит.))),!!!
calama, antofagasta / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Very very shaking. at the begining everyone started yelling earthquake ( and thas is not a typical situation )
Pozo almonte / MMI IV (Light shaking): Se sintio un sonido subterráneo super fuerte antes de temblar duro como unos 10 segundos el sonido y luego inicio el temblor el cual fue sostenido como unos 30 a 40 segundos
Rio Claro Sp / not felt: Não senti....
Calama / MMI VI (Strong shaking): al inicio se escuchó algo muy parecido a una explosión, luego mucho ruido seguido por movimiento.
San pedro / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Ottawa Ontario Canada / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was probably sleeping but I felt it on my dick.
Crateús, Ceará / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
CALAMA / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Antofagasta / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
María Elena / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Calama, Antofagasta / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Calama / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Antofagasta / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Antofagasta / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
antofagasta / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Antofagasta / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Calama / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Calama / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Antofagasta / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Pedro de Atacama / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
San Pedro de Atacama / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San pedro de Atacama / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
antofagasta / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Antofagasta / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San pedro / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
San Pedro de Atacama (Chile) (48 km N from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte en Toconao, región de Antofagasta, Chile. (via EMSC)
(Argentina) (692 km S from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió despacio che. (via EMSC)
Vallenar (Chile) (630 km S from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió leve en Vallenar. (via EMSC)
Mallcu (Bolivia (Plurinational State of)) (464 km N from epicenter)(no details): Dos golpes en Villamar Mallcu. (via EMSC)
Uyuni (Bolivia (Plurinational State of)) (400 km N from epicenter)(no details): Leve en Uyuni. (via EMSC)
Uyuni (Thola Pampa) (Bolivia (Plurinational State of)) (354 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Este se ha sentido fuerte en Bolivia. (via EMSC)
(Argentina) (341 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió re fuerte en la Salta capital, República Argentina. (via EMSC)
San Salvador de Jujuy (Argentina) (327 km E from epicenter)(no details): Fue refuerte che. (via EMSC)
San Pablo de Lípez (Bolivia (Plurinational State of)) (132 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte. (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (211 km W from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte, largo y mucho ruido (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (211 km W from epicenter)(no details): No fue fuerte.... fue laaaaargo.... (via EMSC)
Calama (Chile) (112 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Really strong shaking, damaged walls (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (1062 km S from epicenter)(no details): Comme un gros coup de vent. Les portes et fenêtres ont claquées (via EMSC)
(Chile) (487 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Sismo de larga duración y con movimiento ondulatorio de mediana intensidad (via EMSC)
Iquique (Chile) (391 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Con ruido y largo (via EMSC)
Mejillones (Chile) (215 km W from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte en orilla de costa (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (211 km W from epicenter)(no details): Mucho ruido subterraneo (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (211 km W from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte ,muy. (via EMSC)
Tacna (Peru) (620 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Gradually stronger 4 or more shocks. One after another. (via EMSC)
Arica (Chile) (573 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió en Arica (via EMSC)
Iquique (Chile) (391 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lebe pero lo senti (via EMSC)
Iquique (Chile) (391 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Iquique temblor. (via EMSC)
Iquique (Chile) (391 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Mucho ruido (via EMSC)
Iquique (Chile) (391 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se movió en iquique (via EMSC)
Iquique (Chile) (391 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento leve y muy prolongado (via EMSC)
Iquique (Chile) (391 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Iquique. (via EMSC)
Iquique (Chile) (388 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Leve vibración ventanas y ruido subterráneo (via EMSC)
Iquique (Chile) (388 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Aquí en Iquique, también se sintió fuerte. (via EMSC)
(Chile) (360 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No Earthquake (via EMSC)
Pica (Chile) (329 km NW from epicenter)(no details): si estaba durmiendo, aca en Victoria. Me desperto el movimiento (via EMSC)
Antafagasta (Chile) (212 km W from epicenter)(no details): It was a long movement (seem to me 2 minutes aprox.), by the end the type of vibration change to an "ondulante" movement. It woke us up in the middle of the night. (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (211 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ruidoso y largo. (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (211 km W from epicenter)(no details): Fuere y largo (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (211 km W from epicenter)(no details): Muy largo (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (211 km W from epicenter)(no details): Largo y fuerte (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (211 km W from epicenter)(no details): mucha vibracion (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (211 km W from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte! (via EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile) (211 km W from epicenter)(no details): mucho ruido y en seguido mucho movimiento el segundo golpe un poco mas fuerte y la sensacion de q era justo debajo de antofagasta (via EMSC)
Calama (Chile) (112 km NW from epicenter)(no details): fuerte y largo (via EMSC)
Calama (Chile) (112 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fue muy fuerte y largo (via EMSC)
Calama (Chile) (112 km NW from epicenter)(no details): De mucha duración (via EMSC)
Calama (Chile) (112 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte (via EMSC)
San Pedro de Atacama (Chile) (48 km N from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió fuerte, y por largo tiempo. Poco ruido, primero vertical y luego horizontal (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 3 Jun 07:50 UTCM 4.6 / 126 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Wed, 3 Jun 08:22 UTCM 3.1 / 108.5 km - [info]51 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 3 Jun 08:36 UTCM 3.0 / 103.2 km - [info]52 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 3 Jun 09:32 UTCM 3.1 / 104 km - [info]52 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 3 Jun 09:43 UTCM 3.4 / 106.1 km - [info]52 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 3 Jun 10:29 UTCM 3.4 / 110 km - [info]47 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 3 Jun 10:49 UTCM 3.3 / 105.6 km - [info]51 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 3 Jun 11:18 UTCM 3.3 / 120 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Wed, 3 Jun 17:24 UTCM 3.7 / 122 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Thu, 4 Jun 2020
Thu, 4 Jun 19:03 UTCM 3.5 / 126.6 km - [info]48 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 5 Jun 2020
Fri, 5 Jun 06:06 UTCM 2.9 / 115.8 km - [info]51 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 5 Jun 14:42 UTCM 2.8 / 125 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Sat, 6 Jun 2020
Sat, 6 Jun 02:39 UTCM 3.2 / 111 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Sat, 6 Jun 10:39 UTCM 3.4 / 115 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Sat, 6 Jun 19:09 UTCM 3.8 / 132.2 km - [info]27 km al SO de Socaire (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 7 Jun 2020
Sun, 7 Jun 03:38 UTCM 3.6 / 122.8 km - [info]49 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 7 Jun 21:26 UTCM 4.8 / 122 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Mon, 8 Jun 2020
Mon, 8 Jun 18:51 UTCM 2.9 / 119.7 km - [info]48 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 9 Jun 2020
Tue, 9 Jun 00:00 UTCM 4.1 / 155 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Thu, 11 Jun 2020
Thu, 11 Jun 09:43 UTCM 3.2 / 83 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Fri, 12 Jun 2020
Fri, 12 Jun 17:35 UTCM 3.4 / 93 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Sat, 13 Jun 2020
Sat, 13 Jun 19:33 UTCM 3.1 / 107.5 km - [info]39 km al SE de Calama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 14 Jun 2020
Sun, 14 Jun 09:20 UTCM 3.3 / 120 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Tue, 16 Jun 2020
Tue, 16 Jun 06:28 UTCM 3.7 / 138 km - [info]27 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 16 Jun 17:54 UTCM 4.9 / 116 km - [info]Northern Chile[Map]GFZ
Wed, 17 Jun 2020
Wed, 17 Jun 06:40 UTCM 3.8 / 107.6 km - [info]53 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 17 Jun 11:02 UTCM 2.8 / 108 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Thu, 18 Jun 2020
Thu, 18 Jun 23:22 UTCM 3.0 / 100.9 km - [info]48 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 19 Jun 2020
Fri, 19 Jun 00:13 UTCM 4.1 / 115.5 km - [info]20 km al O de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 20 Jun 2020
Sat, 20 Jun 08:21 UTCM 3.0 / 120 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Jun 2020
Sun, 21 Jun 23:13 UTCM 3.5 / 121 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC
Mon, 22 Jun 2020
Mon, 22 Jun 11:44 UTCM 3.9 / 125.2 km - [info]27 km al N de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 23 Jun 2020
Tue, 23 Jun 20:57 UTCM 2.8 / 106 km - [info]Antofagasta, Chile[Map]EMSC

 

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