Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 262 km north of Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile, on 26 Oct 10:15 am (GMT -3) -

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 262 km north of Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile, on 26 Oct 10:15 am (GMT -3)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 96 km depth

26 Oct 13:34 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 19 minutes.
26 Oct 13:36: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: GUG (U. Chile)
26 Oct 14:38: Profondeur recalculée de 95.1 à 96.0 km (de 59 à 60 mi).
Date & time: 26 Oct 2020 01:15:09 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 26 Oct 10:15 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 4.2
Profondeur: 96.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.105°S / 70.534°W (Chili)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km SSE de Carrizal
61 km SE de Monte Patria (pop: 13,900)
84 km NE de Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800)
85 km SE de Ovalle (pop: 77,100)
85 km NNE de Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300)
150 km SSE de Coquimbo (pop: 161,300)
256 km NW de Mendoza (Argentine) (pop: 876,900)
262 km N de Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 12.7°C (55 F), humidity: 22%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from NW
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.296 km45 Km Al E De Combarbalá, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
M 4.498 km84 Km SE of Ovalle, ChileEMSC
M 4.495 km62 Km SE of Monte Patria, ChileUSGS

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