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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Saturday, 23 August 2014

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Saturday, 23 August 2014

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake  - Near Coast of Central Chile on Saturday, 23 August 2014
Aug 24 05:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.3 to 6.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 33.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 23 August 2014 22:32 UTC
Magnitude: 6.4
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.64°S / 71.28°W (Chili)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (148 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.5*10^14 J (69.8 GWh / 60036 tons of TNT / 3.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 23 Aug 2014
Sat, 23 Aug 22:32 UTCM 6.5 / 40 kmVALPARAISO, CHILEEMSC
Sat, 23 Aug 22:32 UTCM 6.4 / 35 km18km WNW of Hacienda La Calera, ChileUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
santiago (109.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
santiago / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Providencia, Santaigo (109.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Started with a shuddering (vertically up and down) like we were being dragged over uneven ground, then the swaying of our building started. Was able to see everyone outside taking cover.
Santiago, Chile (103.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
santiago (109.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
20 km South of Santiago / MMI VI (Strong shaking): The frist earthquake in my life. Unbelievabe, everything was moving and the wooden house moved everywhere. But Chileans (other than we Euopeans) stayed calm and cool. Nothing happend - even electricity is on!
Portillo, Chile (109.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): In Portillo, felt the Hotel room swaying to and fro. It had a peak followed by a lull followed by a smaller peak.
Chicureo, Santiago (109.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Very strong shaking for about 45-60 seconds, things rattling within the house, desk chair rolling slowly. Tried to go downstairs but was quite unsteady, family outside where it was raining, our dog nervous. Loose tile fell from roof as well as a crack in an already water damaged area of wall. Apart from just items shaking rumbling could be heard.
Kenosha, WI (8539.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): While resting, I felt a dull impact followed by a few seconds of weak shaking
Santiago (112.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Vitacura, Santiago Chile / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Muy fuerte y con Cortes de Energias
Santiago / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I just can say I live now here for more than a year and we have lots of earthquakes here but this one was very long with strong shaking glasses felt out of the kitchen cabinet. Mother natural is so strong ones in a while...unbelievable not a nice experience
vina del mar (49.6 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): street lamps/signs were shaking. Glasses/Things on tables fall down. Blackouts occured
Santiago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Santiago de Chile, Peñalolen (115.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
providencia, santiago / MMI V (Moderate shaking): not very significant here on the sixth floor, but the building did take almost a minute to stop swaying after the earthquake ended...
Santiago (114.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): as a weak one at start, but then, it turned stronger
Santiago / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Lo Barnechea (100.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt like a big train passing through but objects did not move - just noise and rumbling in ground.
Santiago, Chile / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Santiago / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Santiago / MMI IV (Light shaking)
santiago / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Santiago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Santiago de Chile / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Hotel Gran Palace / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Viña del Mar / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
La Reina, Santiago (112.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderate shaking for more than 30-40 seconds. Threatened to build to a greater extent than it actually did.
santiago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
LaParva, Chile / MMI IV (Light shaking): WOW! I neat experience that has me still buzzing. I have only felt smaller ones this point in my life so this was pretty cool!
Santiago Centro (106.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
vina del mar / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Valparaiso / MMI IV (Light shaking): It cracked the wall and ceiling in the hostel we are staying in, off cummings close to the bottom of the hill.
ConCon (40.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Santiago / MMI VI (Strong shaking): very long
Santiago / MMI VI (Strong shaking): felt more like a 7 from experience, very long and deep shaking
Santiago (107.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Santiago Airport (95.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Santiago / MMI IV (Light shaking)
santiago, chile / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Santiago (107.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Santiago (107.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Velville (San Antonio (106.5 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Santiago / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Santiago, Chile / MMI IV (Light shaking)
santiago / MMI IV (Light shaking): 20 th floor of the building moving, hangeg pictures felt
Concón (Chile) (37 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Se cayeron libros, varios muebles se movieron, se cayeron cosas de los muebles altos, los cuadros oscilaban, las cortinas, nuestros 3 gatos se escondieron bajo las camas y los perros que estaban junto a nosotros en ese momento se asustaron mucho y corrían en diferentes direcciones, el resto de nuestros perros en el exterior de la casa ladraban y aullaban. Terminado el movimiento que fue brusco y pendular. Posteriormente y hasta el momento se han seguido registrando replicas y fuertes ruidos subterraneos. (via EMSC)
(Chile) (118 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Very loud noise, strong shaking movement (via EMSC)
Santiago (Chile) (109 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Was a very Long duration, and the move sensation was like as a wave (via EMSC)
Santiago (Chile) (103 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Some glasses and figurines broken, also some books on the floor. It was a little difficult to stay on my feet. (via EMSC)
Valparaíso (Chile) (55 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Was a stronger movement, without warning or previous sounds from inside of earth. Time duration: 60 seconds. (via EMSC)
Viña del Mar (Chile) (48 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The P-wave caused the building to shudder. The S-wave was a gentle swaying motion that lasted for about a minute. This was the strongest earthquake felt in this area this year. (via EMSC)
Quilpué (Chile) (47 km S from epicenter)(no details): very strong trepidatory movement, shake for at last 1 minute, some objets drop down and the feeling about the people was scared and screming , I take the command of evacuate the shopping mall walmart el belloto LIKE COE officer (via EMSC)
Llaillay (Chile) (39 km SE from epicenter)(no details): On holidays in Llay Llay. No electricity for 2 hours. I'm a first timer, scary experience!  (via EMSC)
Nogales, Chile (Chile) (12 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió muy fuerte en Nogales, Chile  (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (240 km E from epicenter)(no details): Me extrañó que se percibiera hasta en Córdoba,capital. Hay informes que en La Rioja,también se sintió. (via EMSC)
Las Condes (Chile) (111 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Continued like one minute. Lamps were oscillating several minutes more. Strongest for the past year (via EMSC)
Santiago (Chile) (110 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Stronger than usual tremors, quite scary. Was hoping it would not be like in 2010! Glad it's over :) (via EMSC)
(Chile) (61 km S from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte casablanca (via EMSC)

 

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