Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 79 km south of Arica, Region de Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 08:10 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 18 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 seconds.
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.18°S / 70.38°W↗ (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Antipode: 19.18°N / 109.62°E↗
Nearest volcano: Arintica (149 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
79 km (49 mi) S of Arica (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) S of Los Palos (Peru) (pop: 207) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) NNW of Iquique (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSE of Vila Vila (Provincia de Tacna, Peru) (pop: 474) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) S of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SSE of El Huayco (Peru) (pop: 30) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) S of Catana (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) S of Calientes (Peru) (pop: 231) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) S of Buena Vista (Peru) (pop: 381) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) SSW of Palca (Peru) (pop: 189) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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