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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Central Chile on Sunday, 10 November 2019

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Central Chile on Sunday, 10 November 2019
10 Nov 07:24 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 3 minutes.
Nov 10 07:28: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 112.0 to 100.0 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 10 November 2019 07:21 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.27°S / 70.75°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Copiapo (192 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) N of Vallenar (pop: 44,900)
109 km (67 mi) SW of Copiapó (pop: 129,300)
188 km (117 mi) NE of La Serena (pop: 154,500)
196 km (122 mi) NE of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300)
196 km (122 mi) N of Vicuña (pop: 13,500)
577 km (359 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 10 Nov 07:21 UTCM 5.0 / 100 kmCentral ChileGFZ
Sun, 10 Nov 07:21 UTCM 5.0 / 94 kmAtacama, ChileEMSC
2019-11-10 03:21:29 -04:00 (10 Nov 07:21:29 UTC)M 5.1 / 105.3 km33km N of Vallenar, ChileUSGS

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Copiapo (Chile, 107 km N of epicenter) : Os despertó y duró como 40 segundos (reported through EMSC)

Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake: Central Chile, 10 Nov 2019 07:21

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (9 quakes):
  • 28 Dec 2019 01:37 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    81.3 km (50.5 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 21 Dec 2019 00:29 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    58.2 km (36.2 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 12 Dec 2019 17:22 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    56.7 km (35.2 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (8 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 10 Dec 2019 20:26 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    66.5 km (41.3 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 10 Dec 2019 07:44 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    61.3 km (38.1 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 10 Dec 2019 04:33 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    66.6 km (41.4 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 09 Dec 2019 15:54 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    62.5 km (38.8 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (10 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 27 Nov 2019 14:23 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    63 km (39.1 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 13 Nov 2019 17:26 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    17.9 km (11.1 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (4 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Central Chile on Sunday, 10 November 2019
 

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