Moderate yet deep earthquake of magnitude 5.1 just reported 108 km southeast of Iquique, Chile

Wed, 24 Nov 2021, 23:28
23:28 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
5.1 quake 24 Nov 8:14 pm (GMT -3)
5.1 quake 24 Nov 8:14 pm (GMT -3)
An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 occurred only 13 minutes ago 108 km southeast of Iquique, Chile, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported.
The quake hit at an intermediate depth of 100 km beneath the epicenter near Iquique, Provincia de Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, in the evening on Wednesday, November 24th, 2021, at 8:14 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), which listed it as a magnitude 5.0 earthquake.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Iquique (pop. 227,500) located 108 km from the epicenter.
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Date & time: Nov 24, 2021 8:14 pm (GMT -3) local time (24 Nov 2021 23:14 GMT)
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.53°S / 69.17°W (Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Primary data source: EMSC

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