Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 43 Km Al O De Ollagüe (Chile) on Monday, 2 December 2019 at 15:39 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 124 km depth
2 Dec 16:02 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 23 minutes.
Depth: 123.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.222°S / 68.665°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (20 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) SSE of El Panadero (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapacá)
23 km (14 mi) E of El Chocal (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapacá)
39 km (24 mi) SE of Tolar (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapacá)
49 km (30 mi) SE of Cautenicsa (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapacá)
140 km (87 mi) N of Calama (El Loa, Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100)
186 km (115 mi) ENE of Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500)
191 km (119 mi) SE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500)
1375 km (854 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||124 km||43 km al O de Ollagüe (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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