Friday, October 28, 2011

5.0 Magnitude Earthquake OFFSHORE ATACAMA, CHILE - 28th Oct 2011

A magnitude 5.0 earthquake has struck offshore Atacama, Chile at a depth of 42.2 km ( 26 miles), the quake hit at 04:27:19 UTC Friday 28th October 2011.
The epicenter was 107 km ( 66 miles) SSW of Taltal, Antofagasta, Chile
No Tsunami Warning Issued - No Reports of Injuries or Damage at this time

Note: USGS has this earthquake listed as a 4.9 Magnitude, out of the 23 stations 12 measured this earthquake between 5.2 - 6.0 Magnitude