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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Near Coast of Northern Chile on Thursday, 28 March 2019

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Near Coast of Northern Chile on Thursday, 28 March 2019
Mar 28 15:11: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 5.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 66.0 to 56.0 km.
Mar 28 15:14: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 56.0 to 44.0 km.
Date & time: Thursday, 28 March 2019 15:05 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 44.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.6°S / 70.02°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: La Negrillar (154 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2682 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 28 Mar 2019 (6 earthquakes)
Thu, 28 Mar 15:05 UTCM 5.4 / 60 kmAntofagasta, ChileEMSC
Thu, 28 Mar 15:05 UTCM 5.4 / 61.3 km97 km al NE de Taltal (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 28 Mar 15:05 UTCM 5.7 / 45.4 kmNear Coast of Northern ChileGeoAu
Thu, 28 Mar 15:05 UTCM 5.6 / 42 kmNorthern ChileBMKG
Thu, 28 Mar 15:05 UTCM 5.4 / 59 km101km NNE of Taltal, ChileUSGS
Thu, 28 Mar 15:05 UTCM 5.8 / 59 kmNorthern ChileUSP

"I felt it" reports:
Cerro Armazones Observatory / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Loud sound like a big truck was passing by close to the building.
tocopillla / MMI V (Moderate shaking): felt like it was lasting and going to get stronger but it stopped. threatening
Antofagasta / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(18.4 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Minera Escondida (95.3 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
minera escondida / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
(311.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): En forma de ondas (via app)
Calama / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(262.9 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Antofagasta / MMI IV (Light shaking)


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