Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 63 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi (Chile) on Wednesday, 8 January 2020 at 15:44 (GMT) -

Mag. 2.7 earthquake  - 63 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi (Chile) on Wednesday, 8 January 2020 at 15:44 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 102 km depth

8 Jan 16:00 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 103.8 to 102.2 km.
Date & time: 8 Jan 2020 03:44:48 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 102.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.347°S / 68.889°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (46 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) S of El Chocal
30 km (19 mi) N of Chitigua
30 km (19 mi) W of Chela
37 km (23 mi) NW of Aimani
123 km (77 mi) N of Calama (pop: 143,100)
159 km (99 mi) ENE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
182 km (113 mi) SE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
1358 km (844 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 2.7102 km63 km al SO de Mina Collahuasi (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)

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