Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Offshore Tarapaca, Chile (Peru) on Thursday, 18 June 2020
18 Jun 12:35 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 37.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.49°S / 70.9°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Tacora (147 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) SW of Boca del Río (pop: 200)
46 km (28 mi) SW of Vila Vila (pop: 500)
50 km (31 mi) SW of Rancho Grande (pop: 100)
64 km (39 mi) W of Arica (pop: 186,000)
86 km (54 mi) SW of Tacna (pop: 280,100)
973 km (604 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 18 Jun 12:15 UTC||M 4.1 / 37 km||Offshore Tarapaca, Chile (Peru)||EMSC|
|Thu, 18 Jun 12:15 UTC||M 4.1 / 37.4 km||61 km al O de Arica (Peru)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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