Mag. 2.8 earthquake - ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE, on Monday, 20 June 2016 at 15:57 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 77 km depth
20 Jun 16:09 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
Depth: 77.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.32°S / 69.24°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: San Pedro (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) WNW of Calama (pop: 143,100)
102 km (63 mi) ESE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
125 km (78 mi) WNW of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000)
190 km (118 mi) NE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800)
1246 km (774 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.8||77 km||ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 2.8||77 km||36 km al NO de Calama||GUG (U. Chile)|
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