Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Tamarugal, 129 km northeast of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 23:37 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes here | Quakes in Chile | Quakes in Peru | Tarapaca | Region de Arica y Parinacota | Tacna
Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 103 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 30 seconds.
Depth: 102.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.435°S / 69.238°W↗ (Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Antipode: 19.435°N / 110.762°E↗
Nearest volcano: Puchuldiza (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
129 km (80 mi) NE of Iquique (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) SE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) SE of Los Palos (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 207) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) SE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (133 mi) SE of Vila Vila (Provincia de Tacna, Peru) (pop: 474) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|3.0||103 km||24 km al SE de Camiña||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.