Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - Los Andes Department, 252 km southeast of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on Thursday, 27 October 2016 at 04:22 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 183 km depth
27 Oct 04:56 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 34 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2016 04:22:07 UTC
Depth: 182.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.13°S / 67.256°W (Los Andes Department, Antofagasta, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Cordon de Puntas Negras (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
166 km (103 mi) SE of San Pedro de Atacama (Antofagasta) (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (125 mi) WNW of Salta (Argentina) (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) W of Palpala (Jujuy, Argentina) (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (157 mi) SE of Calama (Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) W of Libertador General San Martin (Jujuy, Argentina) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
324 km (201 mi) E of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
377 km (234 mi) SE of Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
474 km (294 mi) NE of Copiapo (Atacama) (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||183 km||88 km al SE de Socaire||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 3.5||183 km||SALTA, ARGENTINA||EMSC|
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