Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Easter Island Region, Chile on Saturday, 10 October 2020

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.0 - 329 km southwest da Hanga Roa, Isla de Pascua, Valparaíso, Cile, sabato, 10 ottobre 2020

- Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.0 - 329 km southwest da Hanga Roa, Isla de Pascua, Valparaíso, Cile, sabato, 10 ottobre 2020

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

10 Oct 13:26 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 11 minuti.
10 Oct 13:59: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.5 a 6.0. Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 33 km (21 mi) al SSW.
Data & ora: 10 Oct 2020 01:14:57 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 10 Oct 6:14 am (GMT -7)
Magnitudine: 6.0
Profondità: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 28,67°S / 112,3°W (Cile)
Nearby towns and cities:
329 km WSW da Hanga Roa (Isla de Pascua) (pop: 3,300)
3978 km W da Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 18.1°C (65 F), humidity: 70%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from E
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 6,3 x 1013 joules (17,5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0,9 atomic bombs!) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 6.010 kmEaster Island Region, ChileGFZ
M 5.910 kmEaster Island Region, ChileEMSC
M 5.910 kmEaster Island Region, ChileUSGS
M 5.910 kmEaster Island Region, ChileGeoAu
M 5.210 kmEaster Island Region, ChileBMKG

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(Chile, 333 km NE of epicenter) : Strong shaking... | One user found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
(Chile, 333 km NE of epicenter) : It felt like Easter Island, Chile. | One user found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
(Chile, 333 km NE of epicenter) : Si vous vous sentiez à Hanga Roa. | One user found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
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Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake 329 km southwest of Hanga Roa, Isla de Pascua, Valparaíso, Chile, 10 Oct 6:14 am (GMT -7)

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 11 Oct 2020 14:41 UTC
    | M 5.7 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 329 km southwest of Hanga Roa, Isla de Pascua, Valparaíso, Chile, on 10 Oct 6:14 am (GMT -7)

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