Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - 72 km al N de Calama (Chile) on Monday, 3 August 2020
3 Aug 22:56 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Depth: 125.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.846°S / 68.739°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: San Pedro (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) NE of Calama (pop: 143,100)
128 km (80 mi) SW of Villa Alota (pop: 100)
131 km (81 mi) NW of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000)
153 km (95 mi) E of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
179 km (111 mi) SW of San Cristóbal (pop: 100)
1305 km (811 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 3 Aug 22:41 UTC||M 3.5 / 125.2 km||72 km al N de Calama (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|Mon, 3 Aug 22:41 UTC||M 3.5 / 125 km||Antofagasta, Chile||EMSC|
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