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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - SW of Illapel, Chile on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.8 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Wed, 16 Sep 22h54, which had occurred 9 minutes earlier.
Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - SW of Illapel, Chile on Wednesday, 16 September 2015
Sep 17 03:17: Magnitude recalculated from 6.3 to 6.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 16 September 2015 23:03 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.841°S / 71.566°W (Chili)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (285 km)
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource

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Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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