Mag. 3.4 earthquake - Antofagasta, Chile, on Saturday, 14 December 2019 at 09:13 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 126 km depth
14 Dec 09:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 126.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.38°S / 68.61°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (23 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) ESE of El Chocal (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapacá)
41 km (26 mi) SSE of El Panadero (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapacá)
57 km (36 mi) SSE of Tolar (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapacá)
124 km (77 mi) NNE of Calama (El Loa, Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100)
182 km (113 mi) ENE of Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500)
206 km (128 mi) SE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500)
312 km (194 mi) NE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800)
1358 km (844 mi) N of Santiago (Región Metropolitana) (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 3.4||126 km||Antofagasta, Chile||EMSC|
|M 3.4||126 km||41 km al SO de Ollagüe (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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