Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - 94 km east of Calama, El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on Saturday, 7 March 2020 at 16:58 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 184 km depth
7 Mar 17:12 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 14 minutes.
Depth: 184.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.541°S / 68.015°W (Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Putana (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) NNE of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) E of Calama (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) ESE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) WSW of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (166 mi) WSW of Tupiza (Sud Chichas, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 22,200) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) ENE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 mi) WNW of Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
340 km (212 mi) SE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) WSW of Tarija (Bolivia) (pop: 159,300) --> See nearby quakes!
484 km (301 mi) SW of Sucre (Chuquisaca, Bolivia) (pop: 224,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||184 km||46 km al NE de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|3.6||184 km||Antofagasta, Chile||EMSC|
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