Sunday, March 25, 2012

Earthquake 7.1 Mag Hits Maule, Chile

Earthquake of 7.1 Mag hits Chile; 16 miles NNW of Talca, Maule, Chile, according to the US Geological Survey.

This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

Earthquake Map Details:
Magnitude: 7.1
Date-Time: Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 22:37:06 UTC
Date-Time: Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 03:37:06 PM (MST (Phoenix)
Location: 35.183°S, 71.792°W
Depth km: 34.8 km (21.6 miles)
Region: Maule, Chile

27 km (16 miles) NNW of Talca, Maule, Chile
55 km (34 miles) WSW of Curico, Maule, Chile
99 km (61 miles) NNE of Cauquenes, Maule, Chile
219 km (136 miles) SSW of Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile

Source: USGS