Mag. 3.3 earthquake - ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE, on Sunday, 6 August 2017 at 05:04 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 138 km depth
6 Aug 05:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 138.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.13°S / 68.15°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Licancabur (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) SSE of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000)
109 km (68 mi) SE of Calama (pop: 143,100)
236 km (147 mi) ENE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800)
240 km (149 mi) ESE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
287 km (178 mi) WSW of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300)
334 km (207 mi) WNW of Salta (Argentina) (pop: 512,700)
385 km (239 mi) SSE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
1174 km (730 mi) NNE of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||138 km||ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.3||138 km||23 km al S de San Pedro de Atacama||GUG (U. Chile)|
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