Magnitude 6.7 - OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE

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2010 March 16 02:21:58 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.7
Date-Time
Location36.124°S, 73.147°W
Depth18 km (11.2 miles) set by location program
RegionOFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE
Distances70 km (45 miles) NNW of Concepcion, Chile
110 km (70 miles) WNW of Chillan, Chile
160 km (100 miles) NNW of Los Angeles, Chile
390 km (240 miles) SW of SANTIAGO, Chile
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 8.4 km (5.2 miles); depth fixed by location program
ParametersNST=194, Nph=194, Dmin=560.2 km, Rmss=1.1 sec, Gp= 58°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=A
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDus2010txai
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Felt Reports

Felt (VI) at Concepcion; (V) at Chiguayante, Curico, Parral, San Clemente, San Javier, Talca, Talcahuano and Temuco; (IV) at Angol, Chillan, Coronel, Linares, Los Angeles, Pichilemu, Rancagua and Tome; (III) at Santiago; (II) at Corral, Lanco, Puente Alto, San Fernando, Valdivia, Villarrica and Vina del Mar. Felt as far as La Serena and Osorno. Felt (III) at Neuquen and (II) at Mendoza, Argentina. Also felt at San Rafael.

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