Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - West Chile Rise on Monday, 20 March 2000 at 08:42 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.51°S / 97.23°W (international territory)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.3||10 km||West Chile Rise||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 5.3 quake West Chile Rise 20 March 08:42 UTC
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 04 Apr 2000 10:59 UTC| M 5.1 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|16 km (10 mi) distance| USGS | Details