Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 74km WNW of Iquique, Chile on Monday, 17 March 2014

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.2 - South Pacific Ocean, 73 km a ovest da Iquique, Regione di Tarapacá, Cile, lunedì, 17 marzo 2014

Questo terremoto era probabilmente un aftershock del M 7.0 terremoto: South Pacific Ocean, 67 km a nord ovest da Iquique, Regione di Tarapacá, Cile Sun, 16 Mar 2014 21:17 che si è verificato 8 ore prima.
Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.2 - South Pacific Ocean, 73 km a ovest da Iquique, Regione di Tarapacá, Cile, lunedì, 17 marzo 2014

Strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake at 11 km depth

17 Mar 05:34 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 22 minuti.
Data & ora: 17 Mar 2014 05:11:34 UTC
Ora locale a epicentro: Monday, March 17, 2014 00:11:34
Magnitudine: 6.2
Profondità: 10.6 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 20.0491°S / 70.8288°W (South Pacific Ocean, Cile)
Vulcano più vicino: Puchuldiza (207 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
73 km ONO da Iquique (pop: 227,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
184 km SSO da Arica (pop: 186,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
234 km SSO da Tacna (Perù) (pop: 280,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
236 km NNO da Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
274 km SSE da Ilo (Perù) (pop: 53,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
317 km S da Moquegua (Perù) (pop: 54,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
333 km NO da Calama (pop: 143,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
403 km N da Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
413 km S da Arequipa (Perù) (pop: 841,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
1491 km N da Santiago del Cile (pop: 4,837,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
393 km OSO da Isla Crequi Montfort Island --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30089 tons of TNT or 1.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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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.
MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 6.310 kmNear Coast of Northern ChileGFZ
M 6.310 km OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILEEMSC
M 6.210.6 km74km WNW of Iquique, ChileUSGS
M 6.328 km89 km al O de IquiqueGUG (U. Chile)
M 6.217 kmNW of Iquique, ChileGeoAu

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Perth / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Iquique / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 73 km west of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Monday, March 17, 2014 00:11:34
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