Mag. 2.8 earthquake - 9 Km Al NO De Camiña on Wednesday, 18 July 2018 at 00:26 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 102 km depth
18 Jul 01:00 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 33 minutes.
Depth: 101.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.247°S / 69.473°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Puchuldiza (56 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SSW of Paga (Provincia del Tamarugal)
69 km (43 mi) NE of Oficina Dolores (Provincia del Tamarugal)
95 km (59 mi) NNW of La Cruz de Pica (Provincia del Tamarugal)
122 km (76 mi) SE of Arica (pop: 186,000)
129 km (80 mi) NNE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
160 km (99 mi) SSE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100)
164 km (102 mi) SSE of Calana (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 875)
1585 km (985 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 2.8||102 km||9 km al NO de Camiña||GUG (U. Chile)|
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