2013 Vallenar earthquake

The 2013 Vallenar earthquake (Spanish: Terremoto de Vallenar de 2013) was an earthquake that occurred near Vallenar, Chile on January 30, 2013, 20:15 (UTC).[1] Depth was 45.0 km (28.0 mi), moment magnitude was 6.8.[2] One person died of a heart attack.[3]

2013 Vallenar earthquake intensity map
2013 Vallenar earthquake
2013 Vallenar earthquake is located in Chile
2013 Vallenar earthquake
2013 Vallenar earthquake is located in South America
2013 Vallenar earthquake
UTC time2013-01-30 20:15:43
ISC event602363406
USGS-ANSSComCat
Local dateJanuary 30, 2013
Local time17:15:43 (UTC-3)
Magnitude6.8 Mww
Depth45 km (28 mi)
TypeReverse
Areas affectedChile
Max. intensityVI (Strong)
Casualties1 dead

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "M6.8 - 56km NNE of Vallenar, Chile (BETA) 2013-01-30 20:15:43 UTC". 2014-02-11. Archived from the original on 2014-02-11. Retrieved 2021-06-16.
  2. ^ "M6.8 - 43km N of Vallenar, Chile". United States Geological Survey. January 30, 2013. Retrieved February 3, 2013.
  3. ^ Carolina Canales (January 30, 2013). "Una persona falleció por paro cardíaco en Copiapó tras fuerte sismo" (in Spanish). El Mercurio. Retrieved February 3, 2013.

Coordinates: 28°04′48″S 70°37′16″W / 28.080°S 70.621°W / -28.080; -70.621