Strong Earthquake Near Coast Of Northern Chile 17-Mar-14 (E140760511)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.2 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-03-17T05:11:34.980Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 20.003°S, 70.874°W
  • Seismic Region: 8 – Andean South America
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1220 – Near Coast Of Northern Chile
  • Earthquake depth: 17.0 km
  • Distances:
    1. 80km (49mi) WNW of Iquique, Chile
    2. 179km (111mi) SSW of Arica, Chile
    3. 230km (142mi) SSW of Tacna, Peru
    4. 241km (149mi) NNW of Tocopilla, Chile
    5. 482km (299mi) SW of La Paz, Bolivia
  • Tsunamigenic: No
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usc000ndw9

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer

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