Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 63 Km Al NE De Calama (Chile) on Saturday, 12 October 2019 at 11:55 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 126 km depth
12 Oct 12:08 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 13 minutes.
Depth: 126.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.963°S / 68.655°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: San Pedro (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) N of Rio Loa (Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta)
48 km (30 mi) NE of Chuquicamata (Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta)
49 km (30 mi) N of Isla Grande (Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta)
49 km (30 mi) NNE of Britania (Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta)
61 km (38 mi) NNE of Calama (El Loa, Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100)
115 km (72 mi) NNW of San Pedro de Atacama (Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta) (pop: 2,000)
160 km (99 mi) E of Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500)
1293 km (804 mi) N of Santiago (Región Metropolitana) (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) [learn more]
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|M 2.9||126 km||63 km al NE de Calama (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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