Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Provincia del Tamarugal, 140 km northeast of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 13:17 (GMT)

Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Provincia del Tamarugal, 140 km northeast of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 13:17 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 106 km depth

1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 30 seconds.
Date & time: May 6, 2018 13:17:00 UTC
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 106.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.231°S / 69.32°W (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Antipode: 19.231°N / 110.68°E
Nearest volcano: Puchuldiza (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
133 km (83 mi) SE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) NE of Iquique (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) SE of Los Palos (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 207) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) SE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SSE of Catana (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) SSE of Huanune Chico (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) SSE of Calientes (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 231) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) SE of Vila Vila (Provincia de Tacna, Peru) (pop: 474) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) SE of El Huayco (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 30) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) SE of Buena Vista (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 381) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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3.4106 km14 km al NE de CamiñaGUG (U. Chile)

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