Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 51 Km Al NE De Calama (Chile) on Monday, 7 October 2019 at 15:46 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 121 km depth
7 Oct 16:00 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 13 minutes.
Depth: 120.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.091°S / 68.653°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: San Pedro (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (31 mi) NE of Calama (pop: 143,100)
102 km (64 mi) NNW of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000)
159 km (99 mi) E of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
1279 km (795 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||121 km||51 km al NE de Calama (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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