Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 153 km northwest of Valdivia, Los Rios Region, Chile, on Monday, 28 Dec 2020 8:03 am (GMT -5) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
28 Dec 14:26 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 23 minutes.
Date & time: 28 Dec 2020 13:03:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 28 Dec 2020 8:03 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.1561°S / 74.8059°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Villarrica (249 km / 155 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
139 km (87 mi) NW of Vuelta de la Zorra (pop: 50) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) WNW of Valdivia (pop: 133,400) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) WNW of Las Animas (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) WSW of Nueva Imperial (Cautín) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) WSW of Temuco (pop: 238,100) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) NW of Osorno (pop: 135,800) --> See nearby quakes!
277 km (172 mi) SSW of Coronel (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) SW of Los Angeles (pop: 125,400) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (192 mi) SSW of Talcahuano (pop: 253,000) --> See nearby quakes!
735 km (457 mi) SSW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||10 km||143 Km NW of Corral, Chile||USGS|
|M 4.4||10 km||OFF COAST OF LOS LAGOS, CHILE||EMSC|
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