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Great mag. 8.2 earthquake - Southern Bolivia on Tuesday, 24 November 2015

Great mag. 8.2 earthquake  - Southern Bolivia on Tuesday, 24 November 2015
24 Nov 22:58 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 10 minutes.
Date & time: Tuesday, 24 November 2015 22:48 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2015/11/24 17:48:00
Magnitude: 8.2
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.65°S / 62.4°W
Nearby towns and cities:
119 km (74 mi) SE of Villamontes (pop: 18,800)
138 km (86 mi) NE of Yacuiba (pop: 82,800)
174 km (108 mi) NE of Tartagal (pop: 60,800)
175 km (108 mi) N of General Enrique Mosconi (pop: 1,300)
180 km (112 mi) NE of General Enrique Mosconi (pop: 19,800)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1017 joules (34970 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3 x 107 tons of TNT or 1880.6 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
2015/11/24 17:48:00 (24 Nov 22:48:00 UTC)M 8.2Southern BoliviaIGEPN

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Quito (2956.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
moquegua / Moderate shaking (MMI V)

Aftershocks of the 8.2 quake: Southern Bolivia, 24 Nov 2015 22:48

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (204 quakes):
  • 23 Nov 2018 18:28 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    190 km (118.1 mi) depth
    |
    535 km (332 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 11 Nov 2018 16:55 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    217 km (134.8 mi) depth
    |
    442 km (275 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 10 Nov 2018 00:36 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    201.9 km (125.5 mi) depth
    |
    499 km (310 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Nov 2018 01:26 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    165 km (102.5 mi) depth
    |
    519 km (323 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 03 Nov 2018 09:47 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    245.1 km (152.3 mi) depth
    |
    522 km (324 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 Oct 2018 12:13 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    227 km (141.1 mi) depth
    |
    446 km (277 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 18 Oct 2018 21:55 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    193 km (119.9 mi) depth
    |
    506 km (315 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 15 Oct 2018 12:58 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    162 km (100.7 mi) depth
    |
    544 km (338 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 14 Oct 2018 13:34 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    245 km (152.2 mi) depth
    |
    507 km (315 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 12 Oct 2018 03:58 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    191 km (118.7 mi) depth
    |
    539 km (335 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 04 Oct 2018 23:21 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    228 km (141.7 mi) depth
    |
    428 km (266 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 03 Oct 2018 02:54 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    299 km (185.8 mi) depth
    |
    344 km (214 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 01 Oct 2018 18:03 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    198 km (123 mi) depth
    |
    520 km (323 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 19 Sep 2018 14:02 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    269.7 km (167.6 mi) depth
    |
    390 km (242 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Sep 2018 00:52 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    188 km (116.8 mi) depth
    |
    531 km (330 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 28 Aug 2018 13:12 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    376 km (234 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • Show all

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