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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Tuesday, 26 February 2019

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Near Coast of Central Chile on Tuesday, 26 February 2019
Date & time: Tuesday, 26 February 2019 08:47 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 61.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.21°S / 71.3°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (382 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2*10^12 J (554 MWh / 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 26 Feb 2019
Tue, 26 Feb 08:47 UTCM 4.5 / 60 kmCOQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC
Tue, 26 Feb 08:47 UTCM 4.5 / 57.4 km17 km al O de Andacollo (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 26 Feb 08:47 UTCM 4.9 / 51.8 km31km SSW of Coquimbo, ChileUSGS
Tue, 26 Feb 08:47 UTCM 4.9 / 55.2 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGeoAu
Tue, 26 Feb 08:47 UTCM 4.8 / 10 kmNear Coast of Central ChileUSP

"I felt it" reports:
Malaysia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(175.5 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
La Serena (32.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
La Serena, Chile near El Faro Monumental / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking for about 10-20 seconds. One or two harder jolts that made a lout sound and made me jerk, but nothing knocked over or damaged.
La Serena (Chile) (33 km N from epicenter)(no details): Mucho ruido y con movimiento de objetos (via EMSC)
La Serena (Chile) (36 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte ruido y bastante fuerte para ser grado 5. (via EMSC)

 

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