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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - 70 km al SE de Socaire on Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - 70 km al SE de Socaire on Wednesday, 12 July 2017
Date & time: Wed, 12 Jul 11:31:13 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 241.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.055°S / 67.42°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Caichinque (34 km)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
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"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 14 Jul 2017
Fri, 14 Jul 00:24 UTCM 4.5 / 229 km - [info]Jujuy Province, Argentina[Map]GFZ
Fri, 14 Jul 19:35 UTCM 3.2 / 145.5 km - [info]39 km al O de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Tue, 18 Jul 09:48 UTCM 3.5 / 87.9 km - [info]54 km al E de Baquedano[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 19 Jul 2017
Wed, 19 Jul 09:59 UTCM 2.7 / 85.9 km - [info]46 km al SO de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 19 Jul 23:22 UTCM 5.4 / 101 km - [info]Northern Chile[Map]GFZ
Thu, 20 Jul 2017
Thu, 20 Jul 05:46 UTCM 4.1 / 120 km - [info]ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 20 Jul 09:42 UTCM 2.6 / 92.9 km - [info]51 km al N de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 21 Jul 2017
Fri, 21 Jul 17:43 UTCM 2.7 / 99.9 km - [info]59 km al O de San Pedro de Atacama[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 22 Jul 2017
Sat, 22 Jul 17:04 UTCM 3.7 / 105 km - [info]50 km al SE de Sierra Gorda.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 22 Jul 18:11 UTCM 4.6 / 164 km - [info]Chile-Argentina Border Region[Map]GFZ
Sun, 23 Jul 2017
Sun, 23 Jul 21:29 UTCM 3.8 / 85.1 km - [info]32 km al N de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 26 Jul 2017
Wed, 26 Jul 03:58 UTCM 2.7 / 109.6 km - [info]57 km al SE de Sierra Gorda.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 27 Jul 2017
Thu, 27 Jul 20:39 UTCM 2.9 / 79.3 km - [info]33 km al NO de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 27 Jul 22:20 UTCM 4.6 / 187.4 km - [info]80 km al SE de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 30 Jul 2017
Sun, 30 Jul 23:09 UTCM 2.9 / 86.2 km - [info]56 km al N de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Aug 2017
Thu, 3 Aug 13:25 UTCM 3.0 / 88.3 km - [info]32 km al SO de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 6 Aug 2017
Sun, 6 Aug 05:04 UTCM 3.3 / 138 km - [info]ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Sun, 6 Aug 05:30 UTCM 4.5 / 265.4 km - [info]62 km al SE de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 8 Aug 2017
Tue, 8 Aug 01:55 UTCM 2.6 / 94.6 km - [info]84 km al SE de Sierra Gorda.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 9 Aug 2017
Wed, 9 Aug 16:25 UTCM 2.8 / 95.2 km - [info]64 km al SO de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 10 Aug 2017
Thu, 10 Aug 04:25 UTCM 3.0 / 83.8 km - [info]70 km al E de Baquedano[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 10 Aug 05:00 UTCM 2.9 / 112 km - [info]77 km al O de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 10 Aug 10:49 UTCM 2.7 / 79.8 km - [info]57 km al S de Sierra Gorda.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 11 Aug 2017
Fri, 11 Aug 04:31 UTCM 5.1 / 178 km - [info]Salta Province, Argentina[Map]GFZ
Fri, 11 Aug 11:30 UTCM 4.5 / 145 km - [info]Chile-Argentina Border Region[Map]GFZ
Sun, 13 Aug 2017
Sun, 13 Aug 03:07 UTCM 3.2 / 141.6 km - [info]74 km al S de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 14 Aug 2017
Mon, 14 Aug 03:19 UTCM 3.1 / 142 km - [info]ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Wed, 16 Aug 2017
Wed, 16 Aug 15:49 UTCM 4.9 / 169 km - [info]Chile-Argentina Border Region[Map]GFZ
Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Sun, 20 Aug 01:00 UTCM 2.6 / 105.6 km - [info]70 km al SE de Baquedano[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 23 Aug 2017
Wed, 23 Aug 10:12 UTCM 4.5 / 192 km - [info]Chile-Argentina Border Region[Map]GFZ
Wed, 23 Aug 10:55 UTCM 2.8 / 144.8 km - [info]30 km al S de San Pedro de Atacama[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 23 Aug 23:10 UTCM 2.6 / 100.8 km - [info]58 km al E de Sierra Gorda.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 24 Aug 2017
Thu, 24 Aug 17:22 UTCM 4.2 / 102.5 km - [info]61 km al N de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 28 Aug 2017
Mon, 28 Aug 21:28 UTCM 2.7 / 99.5 km - [info]83 km al N de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 29 Aug 2017
Tue, 29 Aug 20:28 UTCM 2.8 / 83 km - [info]33 km al O de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 3 Sep 2017
Sun, 3 Sep 02:40 UTCM 2.7 / 139.7 km - [info]59 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 4 Sep 2017
Mon, 4 Sep 10:59 UTCM 3.0 / 138.1 km - [info]58 km al E de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 6 Sep 2017
Wed, 6 Sep 10:28 UTCM 4.5 / 199.3 km - [info]91 km al SE de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 9 Sep 2017
Sat, 9 Sep 02:44 UTCM 4.5 / 215 km - [info]69 km al SE de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 9 Sep 09:57 UTCM 4.7 / 175 km - [info]Chile-Argentina Border Region[Map]GFZ
Sun, 10 Sep 2017
Sun, 10 Sep 20:03 UTCM 4.0 / 92.4 km - [info]75 km al N de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 11 Sep 2017
Mon, 11 Sep 15:30 UTCM 3.4 / 128.4 km - [info]28 km al S de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Tue, 12 Sep 04:06 UTCM 2.6 / 105.3 km - [info]65 km al SO de San Pedro de Atacama[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 15 Sep 2017
Fri, 15 Sep 03:46 UTCM 3.6 / 115.5 km - [info]25 km al E de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 15 Sep 21:59 UTCM 3.6 / 141.7 km - [info]17 km al NE de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Sat, 16 Sep 20:14 UTCM 4.6 / 258 km - [info]73 km al E de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 17 Sep 2017
Sun, 17 Sep 07:49 UTCM 4.6 / 255 km - [info]94 km al E de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 18 Sep 2017
Mon, 18 Sep 00:25 UTCM 3.4 / 139.1 km - [info]40 km al O de Socaire[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 18 Sep 14:55 UTCM 3.5 / 116.4 km - [info]66 km al S de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 21 Sep 2017
Thu, 21 Sep 19:58 UTCM 4.5 / 89.2 km - [info]47 km al SO de Mina La Escondida.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)

 

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