Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 66 Km Al E De San Pedro De Atacama on Wednesday, 5 July 2017 at 13:50 (GMT)

Mag. 2.9 earthquake  - 66 Km Al E De San Pedro De Atacama on Wednesday, 5 July 2017 at 13:50 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 59 km depth

5 Jul 14:06 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Jul 5 15:30: Magnitude recalculated from 2.7 to 2.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 105.2 to 59.0 km.
Date & time: 5 Jul 2017 01:50:44 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 2.9
Depth: 59.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.761°S / 67.581°W (Bolivia)
Nearest volcano: Chao (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) ESE of Rio Blanco
55 km (34 mi) SSW of Peña Barrosa
59 km (37 mi) SSE of Tocotocare
66 km (41 mi) ENE of San Pedro de Atacama (Provincia de El Loa, Chile) (pop: 2,000)
69 km (43 mi) SSW of Barrancas
73 km (46 mi) SSE of Juntacha
142 km (88 mi) ESE of Calama (Provincia de El Loa, Chile) (pop: 143,100)
193 km (120 mi) W of Abra Pampa (Cochinoca, Argentina) (pop: 9,430)
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.959 km66 km al E de San Pedro de AtacamaGUG (U. Chile)

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