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Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Off Coast of Central Chile on Wednesday, 11 November 2015

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Wednesday, 11 November 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 8 weeks earlier.
Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake  - Near Coast of Central Chile on Wednesday, 11 November 2015
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 12.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 11 November 2015 02:46 UTC
Magnitude: 6.8
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.46°S / 71.84°W (Chili)
Nearest volcano: Copiapo (372 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1*10^15 J (278 GWh / 2.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 14.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 11 Nov 2015
Wed, 11 Nov 02:46 UTCM 6.8 / 10 kmOFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC
Wed, 11 Nov 02:46 UTCM 6.9 / 10 km- 98km NW of Coquimbo, ChileUSGS
Wed, 11 Nov 02:46 UTCM 6.9 / 11.6 km103 km al O de La HigueraGUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 11 Nov 02:46 UTCM 6.9 / 10 kmNW of Coquimbo, ChileGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Carlin trench / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Una oleada de energia de la fuente. Bastante impresionante a decir lo menos! No hay coincidencias en cuanto a Las plataformas tectonicas y sus manefestaciones exteriores.
Viña del mar / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Las condes (454.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Mendoza (Argentina) (470 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Estaba estudiando en el living cando vi que ña luz de la lámpara se movía y resulto ser un sismo. (via EMSC)
Viña del Mar (Chile) (391 km S from epicenter)(no details): Lasted for about 15 seconds. (via EMSC)
Las Condes (Chile) (450 km S from epicenter)(no details): Comenzó bruscamente, fue largo y ruidoso. (via EMSC)
Santiago (Chile) (450 km S from epicenter)(no details): Oscilación suave en piso 22. Percibido a las 23:49 en Santiago centro. Aprox. 4 minutos después del epicentro. (via EMSC)
La Serena (Chile) (72 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Paren el leseo (via EMSC)
La Serena (Chile) (70 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Desde las 23 hrs se han sentido varios, todos sin ruido, solo movimiento de balanceo en todas direcciones (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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