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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 47 km al E de Pica on Sunday, 8 October 2017

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 47 km al E de Pica on Sunday, 8 October 2017
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 102.2 to 103.7 km.
Date & time: Sun, 8 Oct 12:36:29 UTC
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 103.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.395°S / 68.893°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: Irruputuncu (51 km)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 8 Oct
Sun, 8 Oct 13:10 UTCM 3.1 / 51 km - [info] (91 km)TARAPACA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 8 Oct 21:52 UTCM 3.3 / 40.7 km - [info] (162 km)11 km al SO de Alto Hospicio[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 9 Oct
Mon, 9 Oct 01:41 UTCM 4.7 / 113 km - [info]Aucanquilcha (16 km)Chile-Bolivia Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
Mon, 9 Oct 17:52 UTCM 2.8 / 51.6 km - [info] (142 km)16 km al SO de Pozo Almonte[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 9 Oct 18:03 UTCM 3.4 / 85.4 km - [info] (48 km)20 km al S de Camiña
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 10 Oct
Tue, 10 Oct 00:21 UTCM 2.8 / 114.3 km - [info] (33 km)37 km al S de Mina Collahuasi
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 10 Oct 05:17 UTCM 3.8 / 98.8 km - [info] (45 km)53 km al SE de Camiña
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 10 Oct 20:33 UTCM 2.6 / 85.1 km - [info] (69 km)58 km al NE de Pozo Almonte
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 11 Oct
Wed, 11 Oct 06:30 UTCM 2.9 / 109.8 km - [info] (49 km)38 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 11 Oct 08:42 UTCM 3.2 / 108.8 km - [info]Aucanquilcha (61 km)52 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 11 Oct 13:25 UTCM 2.8 / 103.7 km - [info] (54 km)33 km al E de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 11 Oct 21:23 UTCM 2.7 / 91.9 km - [info] (61 km)64 km al N de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 12 Oct
Thu, 12 Oct 11:48 UTCM 2.9 / 94.7 km - [info] (72 km)36 km al NE de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 12 Oct 17:21 UTCM 4.3 / 99 km - [info] (36 km)48 km al SE de Camiña
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 13 Oct
Fri, 13 Oct 01:14 UTCM 3.2 / 100.9 km - [info] (35 km)25 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 13 Oct 02:23 UTCM 4.0 / 92 km - [info] (78 km)TARAPACA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 13 Oct 04:06 UTCM 3.8 / 105.1 km - [info] (35 km)28 km al NO de Mina Collahuasi
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 13 Oct 06:09 UTCM 2.7 / 97.5 km - [info] (66 km)59 km al N de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 14 Oct
Sat, 14 Oct 16:51 UTCM 2.8 / 107.3 km - [info] (51 km)40 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 14 Oct 23:12 UTCM 2.7 / 98.9 km - [info] (44 km)30 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 14 Oct 23:48 UTCM 4.2 / 116 km - [info] (32 km)TARAPACA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 15 Oct (6 earthquakes)
Sun, 15 Oct 02:23 UTCM 2.6 / 52 km - [info] (125 km)49 km al SO de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 15 Oct 03:51 UTCM 3.0 / 116 km - [info] (33 km)ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 15 Oct 10:25 UTCM 3.8 / 95 km - [info] (81 km)TARAPACA, CHILE
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 15 Oct 10:39 UTCM 2.9 / 106.6 km - [info] (59 km)31 km al SE de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 15 Oct 12:51 UTCM 2.8 / 108.7 km - [info] (56 km)74 km al NE de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 15 Oct 21:52 UTCM 2.6 / 134.4 km - [info]Aucanquilcha (6 km)27 km al O de Ollagüe
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 16 Oct
Mon, 16 Oct 01:10 UTCM 2.6 / 114.2 km - [info] (31 km)30 km al S de Mina Collahuasi
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 16 Oct 06:37 UTCM 2.7 / 105.9 km - [info] (59 km)50 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 16 Oct 09:58 UTCM 2.7 / 106.1 km - [info] (60 km)42 km al SE de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 16 Oct 15:17 UTCM 3.0 / 100.1 km - [info] (57 km)36 km al E de Pica
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 17 Oct
Tue, 17 Oct 00:17 UTCM 3.6 / 112.6 km - [info] (43 km)47 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 17 Oct 01:36 UTCM 3.0 / 120 km - [info] (59 km)71 km al S de Colchane.
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 17 Oct 09:14 UTCM 2.7 / 63.8 km - [info] (127 km)37 km al NO de Quillagua
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 18 Oct
Wed, 18 Oct 05:32 UTCM 2.9 / 99.8 km - [info] (46 km)41 km al E de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 18 Oct 09:42 UTCM 2.6 / 36.9 km - [info] (183 km)89 km al NO de Quillagua
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 18 Oct 12:57 UTCM 2.9 / 108.2 km - [info] (62 km)45 km al SE de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 18 Oct 13:18 UTCM 2.7 / 99.6 km - [info] (57 km)33 km al E de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 19 Oct
Thu, 19 Oct 06:38 UTCM 2.8 / 113.2 km - [info] (44 km)45 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 19 Oct 08:37 UTCM 3.0 / 142.2 km - [info]Ollague (8 km)17 km al SE de Ollagüe
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 19 Oct 12:15 UTCM 3.0 / 109 km - [info] (43 km)TARAPACA, CHILE
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 19 Oct 21:15 UTCM 2.9 / 95.6 km - [info] (67 km)58 km al NE de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 19 Oct 22:15 UTCM 2.9 / 66.2 km - [info] (79 km)39 km al SO de Camiña
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 20 Oct
Fri, 20 Oct 05:55 UTCM 2.9 / 96.5 km - [info] (55 km)35 km al E de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 20 Oct 13:58 UTCM 3.3 / 116.1 km - [info] (72 km)75 km al NE de Pica
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 21 Oct
Sat, 21 Oct 01:24 UTCM 2.6 / 99.6 km - [info] (31 km)26 km al NO de Mina Collahuasi
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 21 Oct 06:08 UTCM 2.6 / 129 km - [info]Olca-Paruma (13 km)28 km al NO de Ollagüe
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 21 Oct 16:19 UTCM 4.0 / 54 km - [info] (118 km)TARAPACA, CHILE
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Iquique (74.4 km N from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Sat, 21 Oct 16:35 UTCM 3.3 / 110.2 km - [info] (50 km)48 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi
I FELT IT
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 22 Oct
Sun, 22 Oct 04:47 UTCM 2.8 / 91.6 km - [info] (86 km)39 km al N de Pica
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)

 

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