Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 212 km west of Islote Lillian Island, Aysén, Chile, on Friday, 25 Dec 2020 9:19 pm (GMT -5) -

Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 212 km west of Islote Lillian Island, Aysén, Chile, on Friday, 25 Dec 2020 9:19 pm (GMT -5)

Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

26 Dec 02:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
26 Dec 02:34: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 20.0 to 2.0 km (from 12.4 to 1.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 62 km (39 mi) towards ENE.
26 Dec 02:36: Now using data updates from GUG (U. Chile)
26 Dec 15:14: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.3. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 20.5 to 10.0 km (from 12.7 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 57 km (35 mi) towards W.
Date & time: 26 Dec 2020 02:19:23 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 25 Dec 2020 9:19 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 46.127°S / 76.517°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Arenales (213 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
300 km (186 mi) W of Puerto Rio Tranquilo (pop: 400) --> See nearby quakes!
307 km (191 mi) WSW of Puerto Aisén (Aysen) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
335 km (208 mi) WSW of Puerto Cisnes (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
350 km (218 mi) WSW of Coyhaique (pop: 45,800) --> See nearby quakes!
406 km (252 mi) SSW of Quellon (Chiloe) (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
446 km (277 mi) SSW of Chonchi (Chiloe) (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
461 km (287 mi) SSW of Castro (Chiloe) (pop: 29,900) --> See nearby quakes!
520 km (323 mi) SSW of Ancud (Chiloe) (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
546 km (339 mi) SW of Esquel (Argentina) (pop: 28,500) --> See nearby quakes!
555 km (345 mi) SSW of Calbuco (Llanquihue) (pop: 12,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 13°C (55 F), humidity: 93%, wind: 10 m/s (20 kts) from N
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.310 km- 220 km WSW of Puerto Chacabuco, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
M 4.710 km220 Km WSW of Puerto Chacabuco, ChileUSGS
M 4.710 km220 Km WSW of Puerto Chacabuco, ChileUSGS

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