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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Off Coast of Southern Chile on Tuesday, 6 November 2018

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Off Coast of Southern Chile on Tuesday, 6 November 2018
Date & time: Tuesday, 6 November 2018 21:22 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.51°S / 76.55°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Maca (268 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4*10^12 J (1.11 GWh / 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 6 Nov 2018
Tue, 6 Nov 21:22 UTCM 5.3 / 2 kmOFF COAST OF AISEN, CHILEEMSC
Tue, 6 Nov 21:22 UTCM 5.3 / 15 km300 km al O de MelinkaGUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 6 Nov 21:22 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km- Off the coast of Aisen, ChileUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
coyhaique (381.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): muy debil (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource


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