Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 59 Km Al SO De Arica (Chile) on Tuesday, 14 May 2019 at 16:37 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 30 km depth
14 May 16:52 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Depth: 29.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.785°S / 70.776°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Taapaca (155 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) SW of Arica (Region de Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000)
66 km (41 mi) SSW of Los Palos (Provincia de Tacna, Peru) (pop: 207)
70 km (44 mi) SSW of Los Olivos (Provincia de Tacna, Peru) (pop: 484)
75 km (46 mi) S of Vila Vila (Provincia de Tacna, Peru) (pop: 474)
102 km (63 mi) SSW of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100)
141 km (88 mi) SSE of Ilo (Departamento de Moquegua, Peru) (pop: 53,500)
172 km (107 mi) NNW of Iquique (Tarapaca) (pop: 227,500)
1632 km (1014 mi) N of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 2.6||30 km||59 km al SO de Arica (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
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