Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - El Loa, 121 km north of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on Friday, November 29, 2019 at 11:06 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - El Loa, 121 km north of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on Friday, November 29, 2019 at 11:06 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 114 km depth

29 Nov 11:10 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 5 minutes.
Nov 29 11:12: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 132.0 to 114.0 km.
Date & time: Nov 29, 2019 11:06:03 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 114.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.38°S / 68.73°W (El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile)
Antipode: 21.38°N / 111.27°E
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
121 km (75 mi) N of Calama (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) ENE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) NNW of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) SE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
305 km (190 mi) NE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
362 km (225 mi) SSE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
369 km (229 mi) SW of Ciudad Potosi (Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 141,300) --> See nearby quakes!
407 km (253 mi) SSE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
412 km (256 mi) SSW of Oruro (Bolivia) (pop: 208,700) --> See nearby quakes!
446 km (277 mi) SW of Sucre (Chuquisaca, Bolivia) (pop: 224,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.1114 kmChile-Bolivia Border RegionGFZ
4.8116 kmAntofagasta, ChileEMSC
4.9121 km64 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
4.8113 km124km N of Calama, ChileUSGS
5.1112 kmChile-Bolivia Border RegionUSP

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Tiranë (Albania, 11437 km NE of epicenter) : Si lo abbiamo sentito in macchina (reported through EMSC)  
Lezhë (Albania, 11437 km NE of epicenter) : Non ho sentito niente (reported through EMSC)  
Tiranë (Albania, 11435 km NE of epicenter) : okk.... (reported through EMSC)  
Tepelenë (Albania, 11418 km NE of epicenter) : Felt very bit.. (reported through EMSC)  
Sukth (Albania, 11417 km NE of epicenter) : Noooo non o sentito (reported through EMSC)  
Iquique (Chile, 197 km NW of epicenter) : Vivo en un 21 piso en iquique y se movió bastante (reported through EMSC)  
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (25 quakes)

  • 28 Jan 2020 09:54 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    114.5 km (71.1 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 25 Jan 2020 17:06 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    126.9 km (78.9 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 25 Jan 2020 13:20 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    130.7 km (81.2 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 24 Jan 2020 15:14 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    131.2 km (81.5 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 17 Jan 2020 14:09 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    123.8 km (76.9 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 09 Jan 2020 15:51 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    127 km (78.9 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 08 Jan 2020 22:45 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    112.8 km (70.1 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 08 Jan 2020 15:44 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    102.2 km (63.5 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (10 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 06 Jan 2020 07:41 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    114 km (70.8 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 04 Jan 2020 05:55 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    125.4 km (77.9 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 04 Jan 2020 01:52 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    118.8 km (73.8 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 02 Jan 2020 23:51 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    122 km (75.8 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 29 Dec 2019 21:11 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    114.9 km (71.4 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (13 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 29 Dec 2019 15:09 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    104.6 km (65 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 23 Dec 2019 17:53 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    111.5 km (69.3 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (10 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 14 Dec 2019 09:13 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    126 km (78.3 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
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