Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Departamento de Potosi, 354 km southwest of Sucre, Bolivia, on Thursday, 27 October 2016 at 14:49 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 209 km depth
27 Oct 15:07 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 18 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2016 14:49:07 UTC
Depth: 209.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.448°S / 67.468°W (Departamento de Potosi, Bolivia)
Nearest volcano: Ollague (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
129 km (80 mi) SSW of Uyuni (Antonio Quijarro, Potosí) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) SSW of Colchani (Potosí) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) W of Tupiza (Sud Chichas, Potosí) (pop: 22,200) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) NE of Calama (Antofagasta, Chile) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) WNW of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
274 km (170 mi) SW of Potosi (Potosí) (pop: 141,300) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (176 mi) W of Tarija (pop: 159,300) --> See nearby quakes!
311 km (193 mi) ESE of Iquique (Tarapacá, Chile) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
354 km (220 mi) SW of Sucre (Chuquisaca) (pop: 224,800) --> See nearby quakes!
378 km (235 mi) NW of San Salvador de Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.4||209 km||85 km al E de Ollagüe||GUG (U. Chile)|
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