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Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - 36 km al NO de Canela Baja on Thursday, 17 September 2015

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - 37 km al NO de Canela Baja on Thursday, 17 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 2 hours 47 minutes earlier.
Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake  - 37 km al NO de Canela Baja on Thursday, 17 September 2015
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 45.0 to 49.5 km.
Date & time: Thursday, 17 September 2015 01:41 UTC
Magnitude: 6.5
Depth: 49.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.113°S / 71.651°W (Chili)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (308 km)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.5*10^14 J (98.6 GWh / 84802 tons of TNT / 5.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 17 Sep 2015
Thu, 17 Sep 01:41 UTCM 6.4 / 35 kmNW of Illapel, ChileGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource


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