Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Northern Chile on Thursday, 2 May 2019
May 2 18:23: Magnitude recalculated from 4.4 to 4.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 109.1 to 109.0 km.
Depth: 109.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.68222°S / 69.48383°W
Nearest volcano: Irruputuncu
Primary data source: USP
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011
joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Thursday, 2 May 2019 17:13 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 2 May 2019|
|Thu, 2 May 17:13 UTC||M 4.6 / 39 km||100 km al NO de Tocopilla (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|Thu, 2 May 17:13 UTC||M 4.6 / 20 km||Offshore Antofagasta, Chile||EMSC|
|Thu, 2 May 17:13 UTC||M 4.5 / 40.2 km||101km NNW of Tocopilla, Chile||USGS|
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