Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 47 Km Al NE De Calama (Chile) on Sunday, 20 October 2019 at 15:13 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 123 km depth
20 Oct 19:04 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 4 hours.
Depth: 123.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.11°S / 68.686°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: San Pedro (39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (28 mi) NNE of Calama (pop: 143,100)
102 km (63 mi) NNW of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000)
156 km (97 mi) E of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
1277 km (793 mi) N of Santiago (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) More info
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|M 2.6||123 km||47 km al NE de Calama (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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