Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Tamarugal, 99 km northeast of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 04:38 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 108 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 seconds.
Depth: 108.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.67°S / 69.4°W↗ (Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Antipode: 19.67°N / 110.6°E↗
Nearest volcano: Puchuldiza (53 km / 33 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km (62 mi) NE of Iquique (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) SE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) SE of Los Palos (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 207) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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