Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Tarapaca, 101 km southeast of Arica, Region de Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on Monday, April 30, 2018 at 16:44 GMT
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 76 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 30 seconds.
Depth: 76.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.299°S / 69.897°W (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Antipode: 19.299°N / 110.103°E
Nearest volcano: Puchuldiza (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
101 km (63 mi) SSE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) NNE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.6||76 km||33 km al SE de Cuya||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.