Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 31 Km Al S De San Pedro De Atacama on Sunday, 23 April 2017 at 21:13 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 123 km depth
23 Apr 21:50 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 37 minutes.
Depth: 123.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.19°S / 68.125°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Purico (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) NW of Soncor (Provincia de El Loa)
32 km (20 mi) SSE of San Pedro de Atacama (Provincia de El Loa) (pop: 2,000)
48 km (30 mi) S of Guatin (Provincia de El Loa)
52 km (32 mi) S of San Bartolo (Provincia de El Loa)
55 km (34 mi) N of Peine (Provincia de El Loa)
66 km (41 mi) S of Machuca (Provincia de El Loa)
116 km (72 mi) SE of Calama (Provincia de El Loa) (pop: 143,100)
1168 km (726 mi) NNE of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 2.9||123 km||31 km al S de San Pedro de Atacama||GUG (U. Chile)|
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