Earthquake details


More information about this international event may be available from the United States Geological Survey


Date and time uncertainty: 22 May 1960 @ 19:11:17 (+/- 6.85 seconds) (UTC)
   

Magnitude

Location (uncertainty)

Mwp: 9.6 (Preferred) Latitude: -38.294 (+/- 1.915km)
Mb: Not available Longitude: -73.054 (+/- 1.5814km)
Ms: 8.5 Depth: 35 km (+/- 0.6241km)
Md: Not available  
ML: Not available  
   

Quality indicators

Solution status

Number of stations used: 11 (of 14 possible) Last updated: 21 October 2013 @ 02:02:47 (AEDT)
Number of phase used: 11 (of 14 possible) Finalised: Yes
Gap angles: 92° Source: USGS
RMS residual: 7.52 seconds
 
Important: Read about the limitations of this data.
Data retrieved: 19/04/2014 @ 10:20:21 (UTC)