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Strong earthquake rocks central Chile

Strong earthquake rocks central Chile

Strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake rocked Maule – a major wine-producing region in central Chile, today.

Preliminary Earthquake Report

Magnitude 6.4

Date-Time • 4 Nov 2016 16:20:44 UTC
• 4 Nov 2016 12:20:44 near epicenter


Location 35.182S 70.892W

Depth 87 km

Distances • 36 km (22 mi) ESE of Molina, Chile
• 38 km (23 mi) SE of Curico, Chile
• 55 km (34 mi) SSE of Chimbarongo, Chile
• 67 km (41 mi) NE of San Clemente, Chile
• 192 km (119 mi) S of Santiago, Chile

Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 6.7 km; Vertical 6.1 km
Parameters Nph = 0; Dmin = 0.0 km; Rmss = 1.20 seconds; Gp = 0°

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