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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Drake Passage on Monday, 29 October 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Drake Passage on Monday, 29 October 2018

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - Drake Passage on Monday, 29 October 2018
Oct 29 07:02: Magnitude recalculated from 6.3 to 6.4.
Oct 29 07:07: Magnitude recalculated from 6.4 to 6.5.
Oct 29 07:18: Magnitude recalculated from 6.5 to 6.4.
Oct 29 07:22: Magnitude recalculated from 6.4 to 6.3.
Date & time: Mon, 29 Oct 06:54:21 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.48°S / 66.49°W (Chili)
Nearest volcano: Fueguino (364 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^14 J (49.4 GWh / 42502 tons of TNT / 2.7 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
Mon, 29 Oct 2018
Mon, 29 Oct 06:54 UTCM 6.3 / 40 km DRAKE PASSAGEEMSC
Mon, 29 Oct 06:54 UTCM 6.2 / 36 kmDrake PassageGeoAu
Mon, 29 Oct 06:54 UTCM 6.3 / 10 km- Drake PassageUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
(2586 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Animales inquietos,(aves y perros) (via app)
(1637.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Buenos Aires (2615.5 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: No se sintio/ not felt (via app)
Cabo de Hornos (Chile) (288 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I had never felt an earthquake in this area of the world, the first earthquake I felt was in the central zone of Chile. (via EMSC)
Cabo de Hornos (Chile) (288 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió un movimiento brusco. (via EMSC)
Cabo de Hornos (Chile) (288 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Leve. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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