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Terremoto forte mag. 5.5 - South Pacific Ocean, 130 km a ovest da Castro, Chiloe, Los Lagos, Cile, mercoledì, 6 lug 2022 10:12 (GMT -5) -

Terremoto forte mag. 5.5 - South Pacific Ocean, 130 km a ovest da Castro, Chiloe, Los Lagos, Cile, mercoledì,  6 lug 2022 10:12 (GMT -5) Terremoto forte mag. 5.5 - South Pacific Ocean, 130 km a ovest da Castro, Chiloe, Los Lagos, Cile, mercoledì,  6 lug 2022 10:12 (GMT -5)

Terremoto forte magnitudine 5.5 a 7.1 km di profondità

6 Jul 15:18 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 6 minuti.
6 Jul 15:20: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.2 a 5.3. Profondità ricalcolata da 15.0 a 10.0 km (da 9.3 a 6.2 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 75 km (47 mi) al ESE.
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6 Jul 18:05: Profondità ricalcolata da 5.3 a 7.1 km (da 3.3 a 4.4 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 0.5 km (0.3 mi) al E.
Update Wed, 6 Jul 2022, 15:24

Significant magnitude 5.3 earthquake 115 km west of Castro, Chile

5.3 quake 6 Jul 10:12 am (GMT -5)
5.3 quake 6 Jul 10:12 am (GMT -5)
A shallow magnitude 5.3 earthquake was reported in the morning near Castro, Chiloé, Los Lagos, Chile.
According to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the quake hit on Wednesday, July 6th, 2022, at 10:12 am local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the citizen-seismograph network of RaspberryShake, which listed it as a magnitude 5.2 earthquake. A third agency, the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), reported the same quake at magnitude 5.5.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Castro (pop. 29,900) located 115 km from the epicenter, Chonchi (pop. 12,600) 118 km away, Ancud (pop. 28,000) 123 km away, and Dalcahue (pop. 13,100) 124 km away.
VolcanoDiscovery will automatically update magnitude and depth if these change and follow up if other significant news about the quake become available. If you're in the area, please send us your experience through our reporting mechanism, either online or via our mobile app. This will help us provide more first-hand updates to anyone around the globe who wants to know more about this quake.

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Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora6 Jul 2022 15:12:28 UTC -
Ora locale all'epicentromercoledì, 6 lug 2022 10:12 (GMT -5)
Prof.7.1 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine42.3146°S / 75.3412°W (South Pacific Ocean, Cile)
Antipode42.315°N / 104.659°E
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento forte vicino all'epicentro
Sentito2 rapporti
Fonte dati primariaUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Vulcano più vicinoHuequi (227 km / 141 mi)
Luoghi vicini130 km O da Castro (Chiloe) (pop: 29,900) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
135 km OSO da Ancud (Chiloe) (pop: 28,000) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
167 km ONO da Quellon (Chiloe) (pop: 21,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
220 km OSO da Puerto Montt (pop: 160,100) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
224 km OSO da Puerto Varas (Llanquihue) (pop: 25,000) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
267 km SO da Osorno (pop: 135,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
329 km SSO da Valdivia (pop: 133,400) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
460 km SSO da Temuco (pop: 238,100) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Meteo all'epicentro al momento del sismoLight Rain 8.7°C (48 F), humidity: 69%, wind: 15 m/s (28 kts) from SW
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata1.1 x 1013 joules (3.12 GWh, equivalent to 2682 tons of TNT o 0.2 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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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.
5.57.1 km130 Km W of Castro, ChileUSGS
5.510 kmOff Coast of Southern ChileGFZ
5.57.1 kmOff Coast of Southern ChileRaspberryShake
5.310 kmChile: Near Puerto MonttRENASS
5.412 kmOff Coast of Southern ChileGeoAu
5.40 kmOff Coast of Southern ChileOBSIS


Seismic station: Tornquist, Argentina (TRQA/IU network) | Distance from quake: 1228 km / 763 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Tornquist, Argentina: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Quellon, chiloe (166.6 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Quellon, chiloe (166.6 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s


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Data e oraMag.
6 lug 2022 16:26
12 settimane fa

19 km
South Pacific Ocean, 132 km O da Castro, Chiloe, Los Lagos, CilePiù

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