Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - El Loa, 82 km east of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on Thursday, 18 June 2020 at 01:16 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 162 km depth
18 Jun 01:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 35 minutes.
Depth: 162.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.36°S / 68.13°W (El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Putana (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (38 mi) N of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) E of Calama (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) E of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (163 mi) W of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 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!
318 km (197 mi) SE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
354 km (220 mi) NW of Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
387 km (240 mi) NW of Salta (Argentina) (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
395 km (246 mi) SW of Potosi (Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 141,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||162 km||Antofagasta, Chile||EMSC|
|3.1||163 km||63 km al N de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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