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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - 15km SW of Constitucion, Chile on Wednesday, 30 October 2013

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 46km W of Constitucion, Chile on Wednesday, 30 October 2013

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - 46km W of Constitucion, Chile on Wednesday, 30 October 2013
30 Oct 03:08 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 16 minutes.
Date & time: Wednesday, 30 October 2013 02:51 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 21:51:50
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 17.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.2973°S / 72.9309°W (Chili)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Longavi (152 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km W de Constitución (pop: 37,900)
93 km NW de Cauquenes (pop: 31,400)
114 km NW de San Javier (pop: 22,400)
160 km N de Talcahuano (pop: 253,000)
170 km N de Concepción (pop: 215,400)
293 km SW de Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30089 tons of TNT or 1.9 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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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.
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 30 Oct 02:51 UTCM 6.1 / 22 kmOff Coast of Central ChileGFZ
Wed, 30 Oct 02:51 UTCM 6.1 / 20 kmOFFSHORE MAULE, CHILEEMSC
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 21:51:50 (30 Oct 02:51:50 UTC)M 6.2 / 17.9 km46km W of Constitucion, ChileUSGS
Wed, 30 Oct 02:51 UTCM 5.7 / 41.5 km106 Km Al NO De CobquecuraGUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 30 Oct 02:51 UTCM 6.2 / 18 kmW of Constitucion, ChileGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Chiguayante / Weak shaking (MMI III)

Aftershocks of the 6.2 quake: 46km W of Constitucion, Chile, 30 Oct 2013 02:51

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (41 quakes):
  • 15 Apr 2014 14:41 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    12 km (7.5 mi) depth
    |
    42 km (26 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 27 Mar 2014 05:34 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    53 km (33 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 22 Feb 2014 08:38 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    23 km (14.3 mi) depth
    |
    72 km (45 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 08 Feb 2014 04:57 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    15 km (9.3 mi) depth
    |
    51 km (32 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 07 Feb 2014 10:05 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    36 km (22.4 mi) depth
    |
    24 km (15 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 28 Jan 2014 08:14 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    9 km (5.6 mi) depth
    |
    53 km (33 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 12 Jan 2014 04:44 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    25 km (15.5 mi) depth
    |
    56 km (35 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 07 Jan 2014 11:11 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    39 km (24.2 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 06 Jan 2014 21:17 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    20.1 km (12.5 mi) depth
    |
    38 km (23 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 18 Dec 2013 08:21 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    74 km (46 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 18 Dec 2013 05:20 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    40.5 km (25.2 mi) depth
    |
    63 km (39 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 08 Dec 2013 03:18 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    33 km (20 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 29 Nov 2013 21:04 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
    |
    59 km (37 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 28 Nov 2013 02:14 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (17 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 26 Nov 2013 00:43 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    30.4 km (18.9 mi) depth
    |
    61 km (38 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 24 Nov 2013 16:56 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    12 km (7.5 mi) depth
    |
    63 km (39 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • Show all

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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 46km W of Constitucion, Chile on Wednesday, 30 October 2013
 

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