Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 64 km al O de Ollagüe (Chile) on Sunday, 29 December 2019 at 15:09 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 105 km depth
29 Dec 15:36 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 27 minutes.
Depth: 104.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.396°S / 68.843°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) SSE of El Chocal (Provincia del Tamarugal)
41 km (26 mi) SSW of El Panadero (Provincia del Tamarugal)
52 km (32 mi) S of Tolar (Provincia del Tamarugal)
55 km (34 mi) SSE of Cautenicsa (Provincia del Tamarugal)
118 km (73 mi) N of Calama (El Loa) (pop: 143,100)
160 km (99 mi) ENE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
189 km (118 mi) SE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
1353 km (841 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) [learn more]
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|M 2.6||105 km||64 km al O de Ollagüe (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
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