Strong Earthquake Near Coast Of Northern Chile 22-Mar-14 (E140811259)

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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: 2014-03-22T12:59:58.250Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 19.770°S, 70.936°W
  • Seismic Region: 8 – Andean South America
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1220 – Near Coast Of Northern Chile
  • Earthquake depth: 15.2 km
  • Distances:
    1. 96km (59mi) WNW of Iquique, Chile
    2. 157km (97mi) SSW of Arica, Chile
    3. 208km (129mi) SSW of Tacna, Peru
    4. 239km (148mi) S of Ilo, Peru
    5. 466km (289mi) SW of La Paz, Bolivia
  • Tsunamigenic: No
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usc000nl0m

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

23 March 2014: Earthquakes Mag 2+ in the past 7 days

Seismogram from nearest station

GO01.C..BHZ.2014.081_large(Click the Image for a larger/clearer version)

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2 Responses to Strong Earthquake Near Coast Of Northern Chile 22-Mar-14 (E140811259)

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