7.7 magnitude earthquake 53 km from Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

2014-04-03 02:43:13 UTC

UTC time: Thursday, April 03, 2014 02:43 AM
Your time: 2014-04-03T02:43:13Z
Magnitude Type: mww
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 55 people


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2014-04-03 02:43:13 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 22 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-03 02:43:13 UTC at 02:43
April 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.571, -70.493
53.2 km from Iquique (33.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

Aftershocks:
B
2014-04-03 02:53:58 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 35 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-03 02:53:58 UTC at 02:53
April 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.174, -70.592
47.2 km from Iquique (29.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

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2014-04-03 02:56:05 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-03 02:56:05 UTC at 02:56
April 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.747, -70.531
71.2 km from Iquique (44.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

D
2014-04-03 02:59:53 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 35 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-03 02:59:53 UTC at 02:59
April 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.531, -70.458
47.2 km from Iquique (29.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

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2014-04-03 03:11:14 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-03 03:11:14 UTC at 03:11
April 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.64, -70.733
77.2 km from Iquique (48.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

F
2014-04-03 03:11:31 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 10 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-03 03:11:31 UTC at 03:11
April 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.535, -70.534
53.2 km from Iquique (33.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

G
2014-04-03 03:20:43 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-03 03:20:43 UTC at 03:20
April 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.69, -70.901
94.2 km from Iquique (59.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

H
2014-04-03 03:28:50 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-03 03:28:50 UTC at 03:28
April 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.67, -70.527
64.2 km from Iquique (39.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

I
2014-04-03 03:38:01 UTC 3.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

3.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-03 03:38:01 UTC at 03:38
April 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.25, -70.732
62.2 km from Iquique (38.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

J
2014-04-03 03:40:28 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-03 03:40:28 UTC at 03:40
April 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.758, -70.671
81.2 km from Iquique (50.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km


Tsunami advisory issued by www.tsunami.gov

000 WEHW42 PHEB 030252 TIBHWX HIZ001>003-005>009-012>014-016>021-023>026-030452- TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 452 PM HST WED APR 02 2014 TO - CIVIL DEFENSE IN THE STATE OF HAWAII SUBJECT - TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT THIS STATEMENT IS FOR INFORMATION ONLY. NO ACTION REQUIRED. AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS ORIGIN TIME - 0443 PM HST 02 APR 2014 COORDINATES - 20.5 SOUTH 70.4 WEST LOCATION - OFF THE COAST OF NORTHERN CHILE MAGNITUDE - 7.4 MOMENT EVALUATION BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA A DESTRUCTIVE PACIFIC-WIDE TSUNAMI IS NOT EXPECTED AND THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII. REPEAT. A DESTRUCTIVE PACIFIC-WIDE TSUNAMI IS NOT EXPECTED AND THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII. THIS WILL BE THE ONLY STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL DATA ARE RECEIVED.
000 WEAK53 PAAQ 030252 TIBAK1 PUBLIC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK 752 PM PDT WED APR 2 2014 ...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT FOR ALASKA/ BRITISH COLUMBIA/ WASHINGTON/ OREGON AND CALIFORNIA... EVALUATION ---------- * THERE IS NO TSUNAMI DANGER FOR THE AREAS LISTED ABOVE. * THIS EVALUATION IS BASED ON EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION AND HISTORIC TSUNAMI RECORDS. * AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH PARAMETERS LISTED BELOW. PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS --------------------------------- * MAGNITUDE 7.4 * ORIGIN TIME 1843 AKDT APR 02 2014 1943 PDT APR 02 2014 0243 UTC APR 03 2014 * COORDINATES 20.5 SOUTH 70.4 WEST * DEPTH 6 MILES * LOCATION NEAR COAST OF NORTHERN CHILE NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -------------------------------------- * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGE FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE. * REFER TO THE INTERNET SITE NTWC.ARH.NOAA.GOV FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. * PACIFIC COASTAL REGIONS OUTSIDE CALIFORNIA... OREGON... WASHINGTON... BRITISH COLUMBIA AND ALASKA SHOULD REFER TO THE PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES AT PTWC.WEATHER.GOV.
000 WEPA42 PHEB 030251 TIBPAC TSUNAMI BULLETIN NUMBER 001 PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER/NOAA/NWS ISSUED AT 0251Z 03 APR 2014 THIS BULLETIN APPLIES TO AREAS WITHIN AND BORDERING THE PACIFIC OCEAN AND ADJACENT SEAS...EXCEPT ALASKA...BRITISH COLUMBIA... WASHINGTON...OREGON AND CALIFORNIA. ... TSUNAMI INFORMATION BULLETIN ... THIS BULLETIN IS FOR INFORMATION ONLY. THIS BULLETIN IS ISSUED AS ADVICE TO GOVERNMENT AGENCIES. ONLY NATIONAL AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO MAKE DECISIONS REGARDING THE OFFICIAL STATE OF ALERT IN THEIR AREA AND ANY ACTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN RESPONSE. AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS ORIGIN TIME - 0243Z 03 APR 2014 COORDINATES - 20.5 SOUTH 70.4 WEST DEPTH - 10 KM LOCATION - NEAR THE COAST OF NORTHERN CHILE MAGNITUDE - 7.4 EVALUATION NO DESTRUCTIVE WIDESPREAD TSUNAMI THREAT EXISTS BASED ON HISTORICAL EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI DATA. HOWEVER - EARTHQUAKES OF THIS SIZE SOMETIMES GENERATE LOCAL TSUNAMIS THAT CAN BE DESTRUCTIVE ALONG COASTS LOCATED WITHIN A HUNDRED KILOMETERS OF THE EARTHQUAKE EPICENTER. AUTHORITIES IN THE REGION OF THE EPICENTER SHOULD BE AWARE OF THIS POSSIBILITY AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION. THIS WILL BE THE ONLY BULLETIN ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE. THE U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER WILL ISSUE PRODUCTS FOR ALASKA...BRITISH COLUMBIA...WASHINGTON...OREGON...CALIFORNIA.