Magnitude 6.6 - OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE

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2010 March 05 11:47:10 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.6
Date-Time
Location36.513°S, 73.116°W
Depth35 km (21.7 miles) set by location program
RegionOFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE
Distances30 km (20 miles) NNW of Concepcion, Chile
100 km (60 miles) W of Chillan, Chile
125 km (75 miles) NW of Los Angeles, Chile
420 km (260 miles) SSW of SANTIAGO, Chile
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 9.6 km (6.0 miles); depth fixed by location program
ParametersNST=236, Nph=237, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=0.93 sec, Gp= 68°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=6
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDus2010tla4
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Felt Reports

Felt (VI) at Chillan; (V) at Concepcion and Los Angeles; (III) at Santiago, Temuco and Valdivia. Also felt at Angol, Bulnes, Chiguayante, Coihaique, Coronel, La Laja, Linares, Penaflor, Puerto Varas, San Carlos, Talca, Talcahuano, Vilcun and Villarrica. Felt (II) at Buenos Aires, Argentina. Also felt at Comodoro Rivadavia, Cutral-Co, Mendoza, Neuquen, San Carlos de Bariloche and Santa Rosa.

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