Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Easter Island Region on Thursday, 14 February 1991 at 23:31 (GMT)
Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.336°S / 112.578°W (international territory)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 6.0||10 km||Easter Island region||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake Easter Island Region 14 February 1991 23:31 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 20 Feb 1991 04:48 UTC| M 5.9 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|56 km (35 mi) distance| USGS | Details