Mag. 2.9 earthquake - TARAPACA, CHILE, on Thursday, 11 June 2015 at 23:19 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 127 km depth
12 Jun 00:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 51 minutes.
Depth: 127.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.57°S / 69.48°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Guallatiri (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) WSW of Catanave (Provincia de Parinacota)
20 km (13 mi) SSE of Chapiquiña (Provincia de Parinacota)
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Cobija (Provincia de Arica)
36 km (22 mi) NNE of Palca (Provincia de Arica)
87 km (54 mi) E of Arica (pop: 186,000)
102 km (64 mi) SE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100)
196 km (122 mi) NNE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
1660 km (1031 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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