Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - Parinacota Province, 76 km east of Arica, Region de Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 23:31 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 104 km depth
10 Sep 00:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 39 minutes.
Depth: 104.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.59°S / 69.59°W↗ (Parinacota Province, Region de Arica y Parinacota, Chile)
Antipode: 18.59°N / 110.41°E↗
Nearest volcano: Taapaca (55 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km (47 mi) E of Arica (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ESE of Los Palos (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 207) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SE of Catana (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SE of Calientes (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 231) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SSE of Palca (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 189) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SE of Yarahuay (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.