Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 42 Km Al NO De Camiña on Monday, 14 May 2018 at 19:37 (GMT)

Mag. 3.6 earthquake  - 42 Km Al NO De Camiña on Monday, 14 May 2018 at 19:37 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 88 km depth

Date & time: 14 May 2018 07:37:00 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 88.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.022°S / 69.681°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Arintica (74 km / 46 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) S of Palca (Provincia de Arica)
30 km (19 mi) SSW of Cobija (Provincia de Arica)
31 km (19 mi) WNW of Paga (Provincia del Tamarugal)
33 km (21 mi) NW of Nama (Provincia del Tamarugal)
89 km (55 mi) SE of Arica (pop: 186,000)
127 km (79 mi) SSE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100)
141 km (88 mi) NNE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
1608 km (999 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 3.688 km42 km al NO de CamiñaGUG (U. Chile)

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San Mateo, CA 19:19 / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Rumbling and bed shaking!!!
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