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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 8 km al O de Lebu on Friday, 26 January 2018

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 8 km al O de Lebu on Friday, 26 January 2018
Date & time: Fri, 26 Jan 17:11:15 UTC
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.593°S / 73.742°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: Tolguaca (200 km)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 26 Jan
Fri, 26 Jan 17:11 UTCM 4.1 / 33 kmOFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE[Map]EMSC

"I felt it" reports:
orange tx / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 28 Jan
Sun, 28 Jan 03:43 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] (183 km)- 58km WSW of Lebu, Chile
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 28 Jan 03:43 UTCM 4.1 / 24.5 km - [info] (232 km)62 km al SO de Lebu
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 1 Feb
Thu, 1 Feb 00:12 UTCM 4.8 / 23 km - [info] (228 km)OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
(185.5 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Lebu (35.9 km WSW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Temuco (Chile) (194 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Despacito cómo la canción jajaja. (via EMSC)
Concepción (Chile) (119 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió movido pero suave (via EMSC)
Hualpen (Chile) (113 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fue suave y largo (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Tue, 6 Feb
Tue, 6 Feb 16:01 UTCM 3.6 / 36.8 km - [info] (207 km)17 km al O de Lebu
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 8 Feb
Thu, 8 Feb 21:19 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (218 km)Near Coast of Central Chile
[Map]
GFZ
(124.2 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Tomé (117.4 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(681 km S from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Huechuraba (Chile) (527 km NE from epicenter)(no details): En Santiago no se sentío ni weas!!!! (via EMSC)
(Chile) (519 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte con ruidos (via EMSC)
Talcahuano (Chile) (93 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Thu, 8 Feb 21:31 UTCM 3.1 / 15 km - [info] (205 km)OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 8 Feb 21:33 UTCM 3.7 / 15 km - [info] (224 km)34 km al NO de Lebu[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 8 Feb 21:37 UTCM 4.7 / 5 km - [info] (276 km)OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 8 Feb 21:58 UTCM 4.5 / 35.3 km - [info] (249 km)51 km al O de Lebu
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 9 Feb
Fri, 9 Feb 00:03 UTCM 3.5 / 22 km - [info] (229 km)79 km al O de Lebu[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 9 Feb 02:15 UTCM 3.1 / 31.3 km - [info] (217 km)26 km al NO de Lebu[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 12 Feb
Mon, 12 Feb 03:49 UTCM 3.2 / 36.4 km - [info] (243 km)51 km al O de Lebu[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 12 Feb 10:38 UTCM 3.4 / 7.6 km - [info] (143 km)19 km al SE de Tirúa
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 14 Feb
Wed, 14 Feb 01:27 UTCM 3.6 / 20 km - [info] (212 km)24 km al O de Lebu
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 14 Feb 01:31 UTCM 3.7 / 21.2 km - [info] (340 km)147 km al O de Lebu
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 14 Feb 01:31 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info] (127 km)18 km al NO de Angol
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 14 Feb 01:31 UTCM 3.5 / 23.5 km - [info] (227 km)34 km al O de Lebu
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 19 Feb
Mon, 19 Feb 00:37 UTCM 3.9 / 20 km - [info] (304 km)114 km al O de Lebu
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)

 

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