Mag. 3.7 earthquake - ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE, on Wednesday, 6 September 2017 at 13:03 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 122 km depth
6 Sep 13:19 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 122.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.91°S / 68.24°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Licancabur (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) W of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000)
86 km (54 mi) SE of Calama (pop: 143,100)
221 km (137 mi) ESE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
235 km (146 mi) ENE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800)
287 km (178 mi) WSW of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300)
359 km (223 mi) SE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
531 km (330 mi) NW of Tucuman (Argentina) (pop: 781,000)
1196 km (743 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||122 km||ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.6||122 km||4 km al O de San Pedro de Atacama||GUG (U. Chile)|
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