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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Off Coast of Central Chile on Monday, 23 October 2017

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Off Coast of Central Chile on Monday, 23 October 2017
Date & time: Mon, 23 Oct 03:21:16 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.9°S / 72.41°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: Palomo (210 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 23 Oct
Mon, 23 Oct 03:21 UTCM 4.9 / 25 km4.9 OFFSHORE O'HIGGINS, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Mon, 23 Oct 03:21 UTCM 4.5 / 13.1 km52 km al O de Navidad[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 23 Oct 03:21 UTCM 4.5 / 15.4 km- 81km WSW of San Antonio, Chile[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Viña del Mar (Chile) (127 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Temblor valparaiso! (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 23 Oct 09:00 UTCM 3.0 / 4.1 km - [info] (210 km)42 km al O de Valparaíso[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 23 Oct 14:58 UTCM 2.7 / 22.8 km - [info] (217 km)47 km al O de Valparaíso[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 23 Oct 15:01 UTCM 3.4 / 13.2 km - [info] (268 km)111 km al O de El Tabo
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 23 Oct 17:17 UTCM 2.9 / 30.6 km - [info] (217 km)46 km al O de Valparaíso[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 25 Oct
Wed, 25 Oct 18:44 UTCM 3.0 / 32 km - [info] (191 km)OFFSHORE O'HIGGINS, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 26 Oct
Thu, 26 Oct 11:46 UTCM 3.1 / 15.5 km - [info] (214 km)42 km al O de Valparaíso
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 27 Oct
Fri, 27 Oct 02:08 UTCM 2.6 / 55.1 km - [info] (133 km)31 km al SO de Melipilla
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 27 Oct 04:14 UTCM 2.7 / 38.2 km - [info] (138 km)15 km al N de Vichuquén
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 27 Oct 22:25 UTCM 3.4 / 122.9 km - [info] (34 km)35 km al S de Rancagua
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 28 Oct
Sat, 28 Oct 13:57 UTCM 2.8 / 14.2 km - [info] (220 km)49 km al O de Valparaíso
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 29 Oct
Sun, 29 Oct 00:29 UTCM 3.2 / 105 km - [info] (56 km)LIBERTADOR O'HIGGINS, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Sun, 29 Oct 18:25 UTCM 2.9 / 40.5 km - [info] (117 km)25 km al E de Vichuquén
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 30 Oct
Mon, 30 Oct 04:02 UTCM 2.8 / 39.5 km - [info] (120 km)27 km al NE de Vichuquén
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 31 Oct
Tue, 31 Oct 16:03 UTCM 3.0 / 46.4 km - [info] (205 km)35 km al O de Valparaíso[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 4 Nov
Sat, 4 Nov 03:12 UTCM 2.7 / 16.6 km - [info] (88 km)11 km al S de Los Andes.
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 6 Nov
Mon, 6 Nov 07:52 UTCM 4.4 / 99 km - [info] (42 km)21 km al SE de San Fernando
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 7 Nov
Tue, 7 Nov 00:30 UTCM 3.2 / 37 km - [info] (219 km)OFFSHORE O'HIGGINS, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Tue, 7 Nov 01:57 UTCM 2.9 / 40 km - [info] (277 km)133 km al NO de Constitución
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 7 Nov 13:02 UTCM 2.9 / 25.6 km - [info] (204 km)31 km al O de Valparaíso
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 7 Nov 14:20 UTCM 3.4 / 21.2 km - [info] (270 km)114 km al NO de Pichilemu
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 8 Nov
Wed, 8 Nov 05:11 UTCM 2.8 / 33.4 km - [info] (268 km)119 km al O de Pichilemu
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 8 Nov 19:34 UTCM 4.0 / 98.7 km - [info] (65 km)21 km al E de Colina
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Providencia, Santiago (30.3 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Huechuraba (Chile) (21 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Solo fue una sacudida un poco fuerte (via EMSC)
Pudahuel (Chile) (37 km SW from epicenter)(no details): No sentí nada (via EMSC)
Lo Barnechea (Chile) (13 km S from epicenter)(no details): Un poco (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Thu, 9 Nov
Thu, 9 Nov 23:30 UTCM 2.8 / 9.4 km - [info] (275 km)109 km al O de El Tabo[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 10 Nov
Fri, 10 Nov 21:59 UTCM 3.3 / 40.2 km - [info] (128 km)24 km al NE de Vichuquén[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 11 Nov
Sat, 11 Nov 23:04 UTCM 3.0 / 20 km - [info] (223 km)50 km al O de Valparaíso[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 11 Nov 23:11 UTCM 2.8 / 20 km - [info] (224 km)51 km al O de Valparaíso[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 12 Nov
Sun, 12 Nov 18:25 UTCM 3.0 / 31.1 km - [info] (279 km)133 km al NO de Constitución
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 14 Nov
Tue, 14 Nov 03:26 UTCM 2.8 / 29.8 km - [info] (230 km)60 km al O de Valparaíso
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 19 Nov
Sun, 19 Nov 05:57 UTCM 3.6 / 36.9 km - [info] (180 km)22 km al O de Pichilemu
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 19 Nov 09:38 UTCM 2.9 / 33.1 km - [info] (178 km)23 km al NO de Navidad
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 19 Nov 17:23 UTCM 3.4 / 20.7 km - [info] (280 km)124 km al O de Navidad
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)

 

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