Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - South Pacific Ocean, 102 km WNW of Diego de Almagro, Provincia de Chañaral, Atacama, Chile, martes, 13 oct. 2020 -

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - South Pacific Ocean, 102 km WNW of Diego de Almagro, Provincia de Chañaral, Atacama, Chile, martes, 13 oct. 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 30 km depth

13 Oct 17:20 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 4 minutos.
13 Oct 17:22: Magnitud recalculada de 5.6 a 5.4. Ubicación del epicentro corregida 3.7 km (2.3 mi) al SE.
13 Oct 17:29: Magnitud recalculada de 5.4 a 5.5. Ubicación del epicentro corregida 16 km (9.9 mi) al E.
13 Oct 17:32: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: GUG (U. Chile)
Fecha & hora: 13 Oct 2020 17:16:17 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 13 Oct 12:16 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitud: 5
Profundidad: 30.1 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 26.162°S / 71.049°W (Océano Pacífico Sur, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
812 km al N de Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 13.8°C (57 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SW
Fuente primaria de datos: GUG (U. Chile)
Energía liberada estimada: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.030 km47 Km Al NO De Chañaral., ChileGUG (U. Chile)
M 5.028 kmOCEANO PACIFICO (Argentina), ChileINPRES
M 4.82 kmOffshore Atacama, ChileEMSC
M 4.910 kmOff Coast of Northern ChileGFZ
M 4.910 kmOff Coast of Northern ChileGeoAu
M 4.813 km105 Km SW of Taltal, ChileUSGS
M 4.710 kmOff Coast of Northern ChileUSP

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Aftershocks of the M 5.0 terremoto: Océano Pacífico Sur, 102 km al oeste de Diego de Almagro, Chañaral, Región de Atacama, Chile Tue, 13 Oct 2020 17:16

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 14 Oct 2020 00:59 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    38 km (23.6 mi) depth
    |
    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - South Pacific Ocean, 102 km WNW of Diego de Almagro, Provincia de Chañaral, Atacama, Chile, martes, 13 oct. 2020

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