Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.4 - Offshore Atacama, Chile, lunedì, 01 maggio 2006

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.4 - Offshore Atacama, Chile, lunedì, 01 maggio 2006

Moderate magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 16 km depth

Data & ora: 1 May 2006 01:35:49 UTC
Magnitudine: 5.4
Profondità: 16.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 27.256°S / 71.178°W (Cile)
Vulcano più vicino: Copiapo (203 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
85 km O da Copiapo (pop: 129,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
149 km SO da Diego de Almagro (pop: 18,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
152 km NNO da Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
217 km SSO da Taltal (Antofagasta) (pop: 10,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
295 km N da La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
300 km N da Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
312 km N da Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
372 km N da Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
408 km S da Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
692 km N da Santiago del Cile (pop: 4,837,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 5.416 kmoffshore Atacama, ChileUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.4 quake Offshore Atacama, Chile, 1 May 2006 01:35 GMT

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 11 May 2006 13:48 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    32.1 km (19.9 mi) depth
    27 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 May 2006 13:42 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    22.2 km (13.8 mi) depth
    29 km (18 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 May 2006 04:11 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 May 2006 02:49 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    23.7 km (14.7 mi) depth
    23 km (14 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - Offshore Atacama, Chile, on Monday, 1 May 2006 at 01:35 (GMT)
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