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originally posted by: egoli
23.08.2014 07:02:20 64.620 -17.394 5.8 km 4.1 99.0 6.7 km ESE of Bárðarbunga
Warning It is believed that a small subglacial lava-eruption has begun under the Dyngjujökull glacier. The aviation color code for the Bárðarbunga volcano has been changed from orange to red.
Magnitude ML 6.2
Region OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE
Date time 2014-08-23 22:32:23.0 UTC
Location 32.73 S ; 71.49 W
Depth 42 km
M6.6 - VALPARAISO, CHILE Preliminary Earthquake Report Magnitude 6.6 Date-Time 23 Aug 2014 22:32:23 UTC 23 Aug 2014 18:32:23 near epicenter 23 Aug 2014 14:32:23 standard time in your timezone Location 32.702S 71.387W Depth 32 km Distances 18 km (11 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera, Chile 23 km (14 mi) NNW of Quillota, Chile 31 km (19 mi) SSW of La Ligua, Chile 36 km (22 mi) NNW of Limache, Chile 108 km (66 mi) NW of Santiago, Chile Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 0.0 km; Vertical 4.6 km Parameters Nph = 142; Dmin = 46.5 km; Rmss = 0.92 seconds; Gp = 48° Version = Event ID us b000s5rc For updates, maps, and technical information, see: Event Page or USGS Earthquake Hazards Program National Earthquake Information Center U.S. Geological Survey earthquake.usgs.gov...
originally posted by: Thurisaz
a reply to: PuterMan
what is a 6 mag worth along the San Andreas fault line?
it depends on the depth but in that area....I don't think it equates to much.
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