Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 64 km al N de Huasco (Chile) on Saturday, 25 April 2020
25 Apr 11:44 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 13 minutes.
Depth: 33.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.894°S / 71.257°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Copiapo (220 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) NW of Vallenar (pop: 44,900)
108 km (67 mi) SW of Copiapó (pop: 129,300)
621 km (386 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 25 Apr 11:30 UTC||M 4.2 / 33.6 km||64 km al N de Huasco (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|Sat, 25 Apr 11:30 UTC||M 4.2 / 34 km||Offshore Atacama, Chile||EMSC|
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