Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Easter Island Region on Wednesday, 16 August 1995 at 03:34 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 5.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.316°S / 112.764°W (international territory)
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 16 August 1995 03:34 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
- 16 Aug 1995 08:17 UTC| M 5.6 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|14 km (9 mi) distance| USGS | Details
- 16 Aug 1995 03:52 UTC| M 4.6 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|12 km (7 mi) distance| USGS | Details