Mag. 3.1 earthquake - 106 km east of Copiapo, Atacama, Chile, on Saturday, 21 April 2018 at 07:58 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 112 km depth
Depth: 111.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.241°S / 69.264°W (Provincia de Copiapo, Atacama, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Copiapo (15 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
106 km (66 mi) E of Copiapo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (77 mi) SE of Diego de Almagro (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) WNW of Tinogasta (Catamarca, Argentina) (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) NE of Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) SSE of Taltal (Antofagasta) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) NW of Chilecito (La Rioja, Argentina) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
338 km (210 mi) NW of La Rioja (Argentina) (pop: 162,600) --> See nearby quakes!
354 km (220 mi) NNE of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
363 km (226 mi) NE of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
704 km (437 mi) N of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||112 km||103 km al E de Tierra Amarilla||GUG (U. Chile)|
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