Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Los Andes Department, 295 km east of Antofagasta, Provincia de Antofagasta, Chile, on Tuesday, 26 November 2019 at 22:43 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.3 earthquake  - Los Andes Department, 295 km east of Antofagasta, Provincia de Antofagasta, Chile, on Tuesday, 26 November 2019 at 22:43 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 224 km depth

26 Nov 22:53 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Nov 26 22:57: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 200.0 to 224.0 km.
Nov 26 23:01: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 224.0 to 175.0 km.
Nov 26 23:06: Magnitude recalculated from 4.4 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 175.0 to 224.0 km.
Date & time: 26 Nov 2019 22:43:26 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 224.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.2°S / 67.56°W (Los Andes Department, Antofagasta, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tuzgle (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
158 km (98 mi) SSE of San Pedro de Atacama (Antofagasta) (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) WNW of Salta (Argentina) (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) W of Palpala (Jujuy, Argentina) (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (148 mi) SE of Calama (Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) W of Libertador General San Martin (Jujuy, Argentina) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
295 km (183 mi) ESE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
448 km (279 mi) NE of Copiapo (Atacama) (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
1073 km (666 mi) NNE of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.3224 kmSalta, ArgentinaEMSC
M 4.3224 km76 km al SE de Socaire (Argentina)GUG (U. Chile)
M 4.4175 km79km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, ArgentinaUSGS
M 4.0234 kmChile-Argentina Border RegionUSP

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Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Los Andes Department, 295 km east of Antofagasta, Provincia de Antofagasta, Chile, on Tuesday, 26 November 2019 at 22:43 (GMT)
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