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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Friday, 1 March 2019

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Near Coast of Central Chile on Friday, 1 March 2019
Mar 1 22:49: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.3.
Date & time: Friday, 1 March 2019 22:43 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.56°S / 71.78°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (367 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 1 Mar 2019 (6 earthquakes)
Fri, 1 Mar 22:43 UTCM 5.1 / 20 kmOFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC
Fri, 1 Mar 22:43 UTCM 5.3 / 16.5 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGeoAu
Fri, 1 Mar 22:43 UTCM 5.0 / 32.9 km45 km al SO de Tongoy (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 1 Mar 22:43 UTCM 5.2 / 13.6 km45km W of Ovalle, ChileUSGS
Fri, 1 Mar 22:43 UTCM 5.2 / 82 kmNear Coast of Central ChileBMKG
Fri, 1 Mar 22:43 UTCM 5.2 / 10 kmNear Coast of Central ChileUSP

"I felt it" reports:
La Serena, Chile circa El Faro Monumental / MMI III (Weak shaking)
La Reina, Santiago (341 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Hilton Garden Inn, Santiago, Chile (8th floor) (332.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Papudo (Chile) (215 km S from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte (via EMSC)
Coquimbo (Chile) (38 km N from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte se sintió en la localidad de Tongoy chile (via EMSC)
La Serena (Chile) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sin ruido, sólo movimiento. (via EMSC)
La Serena (Chile) (77 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve sismo (via EMSC)

 

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