Magnitude 6.0 struck off the coast of Aisen, Chile

Magnitude 6.0 struck off the coast of Aisen, Chile

Strong and shallow earthquake registered as magnitude 6.0 struck off the coast of Aisen, Chile at 04:31 UTC on November 13, 2012. According to USGS data the epicenter was located 338 km (210 miles) W of Puerto Chacabuco, Chile at coordinates 45.744°S, 77.142°W. The depth of epicenter was 9.7 km (6.0 miles).

 

Magnitude6.0
Date-Time
  • Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 04:31:27 UTC
  • Monday, November 12, 2012 at 11:31:27 PM at epicenter
Location45.744°S, 77.142°W
Depth9.7 km (6.0 miles)
RegionOFF THE COAST OF AISEN, CHILE
Distances338 km (210 miles) W of Puerto Chacabuco, Chile
348 km (216 miles) W of Puerto Aisen, Chile
395 km (245 miles) W of Coihaique, Chile
405 km (251 miles) SW of Puerto Quellon, Chile
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 21.4 km (13.3 miles); depth +/- 1 km (0.6 miles)
ParametersNST=171, Nph=180, Dmin=371.8 km, Rmss=1.15 sec, Gp= 40°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=9
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusc000drlb
 


The same magnitude and depth was registered by EMSC.

Earthquake view by EMSC

 

Tags: chile

Comments

No comments yet. Why don't you post the first comment?

Post a comment

Your name: *

Your email address: *

Comment text: *

The image that appears on your comment is your Gravatar