Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Easter Island Region on Friday, 28 July 1995 at 20:33 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.01°S / 111.993°W (international territory)
Nearby towns and cities:
405 km (252 mi) SW of Hanga Roa (Chile) (pop: 3,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1013 joules (3.12 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2682 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 5.5||10 km||Easter Island region||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 5.5 quake Easter Island Region 28 July 1995 20:33 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
- 29 Jul 1995 08:38 UTC| M 5.2 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|5 km (3 mi) distance| USGS | Details
- 28 Jul 1995 22:54 UTC| M 4.1 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|6 km (3 mi) distance| USGS | Details