Get our newsletter!
Voyages aux volcans actifs !
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Départs garantis:
4-11 août 2019: Le Grand Lac de Lave du Nyiragongo - République démocratique du Congo et Rwanda
12-30 août 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
13-29 août 2019: Les volcans actifs de Java - Java (Indonésie)
1-19 sept. 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
3-18 sept. 2019: Du Krakatau à Bali - Java (Indonésie)
12-20 oct. 2019: Montagnes de Feu - du Stromboli à l'Etna - Eoliennes + Etna
2-18 nov. 2019: Volcans et Épices - Mer des Moluques (Sulawesi, Indonésie)
9-17 mai 2020: Montagnes de Feu - du Stromboli à l'Etna - Eoliennes + Etna
: Places libres / : Départ garanti / : Quelques places disponibles / : Groupe fermé
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation. Thank you!
Diaporama

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Friday, 28 April 2017 - information

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Friday, 28 April 2017

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.6 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Mon, 24 Apr 21h38, which had occurred 4 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake  - Near Coast of Central Chile on Friday, 28 April 2017
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 19.0 to 24.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 24.0 to 33.0 km.
Apr 28 16:18: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 5.8.
Apr 28 16:20: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 33.0 to 39.0 km.
Apr 28 16:26: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 39.0 to 31.0 km.
Date & time: Friday, 28 April 2017 16:05 UTC
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.08°S / 71.68°W (Chili)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (174 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.2*10^13 J (8.78 GWh / 7558 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 28 Apr 2017
Fri, 28 Apr 16:05 UTCM 5.8 / 30 kmOFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILEEMSC
Fri, 28 Apr 16:05 UTCM 6.0 / 27.7 km13 km al SO de ValparaísoGUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 28 Apr 16:05 UTCM 5.7 / 14.3 km- 20km WSW of Valparaiso, ChileUSGS
Fri, 28 Apr 16:05 UTCM 6.1 / 20 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
(111.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Valparaiso / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Viña Del mar (18 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(111 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Santiago (104.6 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(34.9 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Gran remezon y ruido (via app)
(106.5 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Building trembling
(109.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santiago (98.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santiago (110.2 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Santiago (105.3 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santiago / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
santiago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Providencia (106.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(22.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking) (via app)
(21.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
(139.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Quilpué (Chile) (32 km E from epicenter)(no details): Fue fuerte (via EMSC)
Viña del Mar (Chile) (22 km E from epicenter)(no details): Desde la calle se percibió muy fuerte, los árboles se sacudieron violentamente y el ruido muy fuerte. (via EMSC)
La Pintana (Chile) (119 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Que fuerte (via EMSC)
Las Condes (Chile) (118 km E from epicenter)(no details): Han sido varios en lo que va del día, pero este lo sentí algo más fuerte que los otros. Ya estoy tan acostumbrada, que no me preocupan. (via EMSC)
Las Condes (Chile) (116 km E from epicenter)(no details): En Santiago temblor de Mediana intensidad. (via EMSC)
Ñuñoa (Chile) (116 km E from epicenter)(no details): Más fuerte (via EMSC)
Providencia (Chile) (115 km E from epicenter)(no details): Slight movement then got stronger... a slight jolt then stopped... my building is swaying. I feel nauseous (via EMSC)
Limache (Chile) (48 km E from epicenter)(no details): I heard it coming before I felt it.It was over in a second or two (via EMSC)
Viña del Mar (Chile) (22 km E from epicenter)(no details): very short but strong. A few things fell over and broke on 18th floor Viña del Mar. (via EMSC)
Providencia (Chile) (102 km E from epicenter)(no details): 6to piso se sintió muy fuerte y largo... Se viene el otro sobre 6 jejeje (via EMSC)
Pudahuel (Chile) (90 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Bastante ruido al comienzo...violento al estar en un cuarto piso. Rodrigo Torres G. (via EMSC)

 

Plus sur VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyright: VolcanoDiscovery ou autres sources indiquées.
Utilisation des documents: Les textes, les images et les vidéos de ce site internet sont protégées par copyright. Toute reproduction et tout usage sans accord préalable ne sont pas autorisés. Si vous désirez acquérir pour certains documents (photos, vidéos, textes ou autres) le droit de reproduction, d'édition et, plus généralement, de toute utilisation destinée à un usage public, qu'elle soit commerciale ou pas, vous êtes priés de nous contacter.