Friday, February 26, 2010

2010-02-27 06:34:17 (Mw 8.3) OFFSHORE MAULE, CHILE -35.8 -72.7 (2c449)

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8.3 Mw - OFFSHORE MAULE, CHILE

Preliminary Earthquake Report
Magnitude 8.3 Mw
Date-Time
  • 27 Feb 2010 06:34:17 UTC
  • 27 Feb 2010 03:34:17 near epicenter
  • 26 Feb 2010 22:34:17 standard time in your timezone
Location 35.826S 72.668W
Depth 59 km
Distances
  • 99 km (61 miles) WSW (246 degrees) of Talca, Chile
  • 117 km (73 miles) NNE (17 degrees) of Concepcion, Chile
  • 317 km (197 miles) SW (215 degrees) of SANTIAGO, Chile
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 10.6 km; Vertical 40.0 km
Parameters Nph = 220; Dmin = 999.9 km; Rmss = 1.09 seconds; Gp = 36°
M-type = Mw; Version = 6
Event ID US 2010tfan ***This event supersedes event AT00725245.

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USGS Earthquake Hazards Program

National Earthquake Information Center
U.S. Geological Survey
http://neic.usgs.gov/

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