Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.8 - West Chile Rise, viernes, 23 oct. 2020 -

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.8 - West Chile Rise, viernes, 23 oct. 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

23 Oct 01:56 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 10 minutos.
23 Oct 07:00: Magnitud recalculada de 5.7 a 5.8.
Fecha & hora: 23 Oct 2020 01:46:18 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: jueves, 22 oct 2020 19:46 (GMT -6)
Magnitud: 5.8
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 36,29°S / 97,16°W (international territory)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 11.4°C (52 F), humidity: 62%, wind: 8 m/s (16 kts) from SSW
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ
Energía liberada estimada: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.78 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7558 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.810 kmWest Chile RiseGFZ
M 6.010 kmWest Chile RiseEMSC
M 6.010 kmWest Chile RiseGeoAu
M 6.010 kmWest Chile RiseUSGS
M 5.711 km1542 Km Al SE De Hanga RoaGUG (U. Chile)
M 5.477 kmWest Chile RiseBMKG

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Aftershocks of the M 5.8 terremoto: West Chile Rise Fri, 23 Oct 01h46

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Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.8 - West Chile Rise, viernes, 23 oct. 2020
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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Profundidad
    |
    Age
    |
    Distancia
    | Details
  • 30 jul 1954 08:46
    | 6.6 |
    10km / 6,2mi
    |
    hace 66 años
    |
    20km / 12mi
    | West Chile Rise
  • 10 dic 1999 18:38
    | 6.5 |
    10km / 6,2mi
    |
    hace 21 años
    |
    17km / 10mi
    | West Chile Rise
  • 11 may 1997 22:16
    | 6.5 |
    10km / 6,2mi
    |
    hace 24 años
    |
    50km / 31mi
    | West Chile Rise
  • 08 abr 2004 04:57
    | 6.4 |
    10km / 6,2mi
    |
    hace 17 años
    |
    60km / 37mi
    | West Chile Rise
  • 29 nov 2007 03:26
    | 6.3 |
    10km / 6,2mi
    |
    hace 13 años
    |
    56km / 35mi
    | West Chile Rise
  • 12 nov 1985 03:34
    | 6.3 |
    10km / 6,2mi
    |
    hace 35 años
    |
    92km / 57mi
    | Southeast of Easter Island
  • 06 oct 2013 21:33
    | 6.2 |
    10km / 6,2mi
    |
    hace 7 años
    |
    54km / 33mi
    | West Chile Rise
  • 20 abr 1975 11:40
    | 6.2 |
    33km / 21mi
    |
    hace 46 años
    |
    147km / 91mi
    | Southeast of Easter Island
  • 12 jun 1960 07:19
    | 6.2 |
    15km / 9,3mi
    |
    hace 61 años
    |
    77km / 48mi
    | Southeast of Easter Island
  • 06 may 2014 20:52
    | 6.1 |
    9,9km / 6,2mi
    |
    hace 7 años
    |
    33km / 21mi
    | West Chile Rise
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