Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 2.3 km north of San Pedro de Atacama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on Sunday, July 5, 2020 at 01:59 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 133 km depth
5 Jul 02:15 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 133.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.89°S / 68.2°W↗ (El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile)
Antipode: 22.89°N / 111.8°E↗
Nearest volcano: Licancabur (33 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) N of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) ESE of Calama (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) ESE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) ENE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
282 km (175 mi) WSW of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
330 km (205 mi) WNW of Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
353 km (220 mi) NW of Salta (Argentina) (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (223 mi) SE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
388 km (241 mi) WSW of Tarija (Bolivia) (pop: 159,300) --> See nearby quakes!
526 km (327 mi) SW of Sucre (Chuquisaca, Bolivia) (pop: 224,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||133 km||Antofagasta, Chile||EMSC|
|4.0||133 km||4 km al N de San Pedro de Atacama (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|4.3||132 km||Chile-Bolivia Border Region||USP|
|4.3||131 km||12 km SSE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile||USGS|
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