Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Tamarugal, 101 km east of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Friday, April 19, 2019 at 21:37 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Tamarugal, 101 km east of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Friday, April 19, 2019 at 21:37 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 89 km depth

19 Apr 21:42 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 5 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 84.0 to 89.0 km.
Date & time: Apr 19, 2019 21:37:41 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 89.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.38°S / 69.2°W (Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Antipode: 20.38°N / 110.8°E
Nearest volcano: Irruputuncu (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
101 km (63 mi) E of Iquique (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) NNE of Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) N of Calama (Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) SSE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) SSE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
343 km (213 mi) SW of Oruro (Bolivia) (pop: 208,700) --> See nearby quakes!
371 km (231 mi) WSW of Ciudad Potosi (Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 141,300) --> See nearby quakes!
380 km (236 mi) SE of Ilo (Moquegua, Peru) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
384 km (239 mi) NNE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
462 km (287 mi) SW of Cochabamba (Bolivia) (pop: 900,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.289 kmNorthern ChileGFZ
4.797 kmChile-Bolivia Border RegionUSP
5.0100 kmTarapaca, ChileEMSC
5.091 km27 km al NE de Pica (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
4.897 km107km E of Iquique, ChileUSGS

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Iquique / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Vibración fuerte y estable, se mantuvo la intensidad  
Iquique (Chile, 110 km W of epicenter) : No sentí nada (reported through EMSC)  
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (13 quakes)

  • 17 Jun 2019 14:38 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    113.7 km (70.6 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 16 Jun 2019 21:47 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    91.4 km (56.8 mi) depth
    |
    23 km (14 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 11 Jun 2019 14:10 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    91.3 km (56.7 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (13 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 09 Jun 2019 11:14 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    110 km (68.4 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 08 Jun 2019 04:18 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    85.1 km (52.9 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 05 Jun 2019 13:19 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    99.1 km (61.6 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 01 Jun 2019 00:33 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    94.2 km (58.5 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 27 May 2019 03:00 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    99.6 km (61.9 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 22 May 2019 05:35 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    94.4 km (58.7 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 12 May 2019 16:25 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    91.8 km (57 mi) depth
    |
    23 km (14 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 09 May 2019 04:01 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    96.6 km (60 mi) depth
    |
    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 28 Apr 2019 22:19 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    93.1 km (57.8 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 26 Apr 2019 01:49 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    94.3 km (58.6 mi) depth
    |
    23 km (14 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details

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