Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 288 km southwest of Puerto Aisén, Provincia de Aisén, Aysén, Chile, on Friday, 25 Dec 2020 9:23 pm (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 288 km southwest of Puerto Aisén, Provincia de Aisén, Aysén, Chile, on Friday, 25 Dec 2020 9:23 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 20 km depth

26 Dec 02:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Dec 2020 02:23:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 25 Dec 2020 9:23 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 46.53°S / 76.04°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Arenales (208 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
251 km (156 mi) W of Puerto Bertrand (pop: 300) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (171 mi) WSW of Puerto Chacabuco (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
288 km (179 mi) WSW of Puerto Aisén (Aysen) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
325 km (202 mi) WSW of Coyhaique (pop: 45,800) --> See nearby quakes!
327 km (203 mi) SW of Puerto Cisnes (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
425 km (264 mi) SSW of Quellon (Chiloe) (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
470 km (292 mi) SSW of Chonchi (Chiloe) (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
481 km (299 mi) SSW of Chaitén (pop: 4,070) --> See nearby quakes!
486 km (302 mi) SSW of Castro (Chiloe) (pop: 29,900) --> See nearby quakes!
549 km (341 mi) SW of Esquel (Argentina) (pop: 28,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 12.6°C (55 F), humidity: 92%, wind: 11 m/s (22 kts) from N
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.020 kmOFF COAST OF AISEN, CHILEEMSC
M 4.018 km236 Km Al NO De Tortel, ChileGUG (U. Chile)

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