Major Earthquake Southern East Pacific Rise 09-Oct-14 (E142820214)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 7.1 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-10-09T02:14:32.790Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 32.115°S, 110.779°W
  • Seismic Region: 43 – Southeastern & Antarctic Pacific Ocean
  • Seismic Geo Area: 6840 – Southern East Pacific Rise
  • Earthquake depth: 15.5 km
  • Distances:
    1. 565km (351mi) SSW of Hanga Roa, Chile
    2. 3426km (2128mi) W of Lebu, Chile
    3. 3433km (2133mi) W of Ancud, Chile
    4. 3443km (2139mi) W of Chonchi, Chile
    5. 2041km (1268mi) ESE of Adamstown, Pitcairn
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000sk6k

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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