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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Tarapaca, Chile on Monday, 23 March 2020

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Tarapaca, Chile on Monday, 23 March 2020
Mar 23 22:45: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 72.0 to 78.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 78.0 to 80.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 23 March 2020 22:16 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 80.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.83°S / 70.12°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Taapaca (96 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^12 J (392 MWh / 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 23 Mar 2020
Mon, 23 Mar 22:16 UTCM 4.6 / 67.3 km37 km al NE de Cuya (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 23 Mar 22:16 UTCM 4.9 / 76.3 km46km SE of Arica, ChileUSGS
Mon, 23 Mar 22:16 UTCM 4.3 / 86 kmNear Coast of Northern ChileGFZ
Mon, 23 Mar 22:16 UTCM 4.6 / 10 kmNear Coast of Northern ChileUSP

"I felt it" reports:
(40.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Clearly felt week trembling, for a duration of maybe five seconds. We are in the fifth floor of apartment building "Mirador del Valle" in the outskirts of Arica. No damage.
Tacna (Peru) (96 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Three vertical hits. Felt like about 4. 17:19 Tacna,Peru (via EMSC)
Arica (Chile) (42 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Mucho ruido antes de que se movió relativamente fuerte, pero muy rápido, fue un solo movimiento. (via EMSC)



 

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