Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Tarapaca, Chile, on Monday, 10 August 2020 at 06:54 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 125 km depth
10 Aug 07:05 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
Date & time: 2020-08-10 06:54:16 UTC
Depth: 125.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21°S / 68.71°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Olca-Paruma (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km (77 mi) NW of Villa Alota (pop: 100)
157 km (97 mi) W of San Cristóbal (pop: 100)
164 km (102 mi) N of Calama (pop: 143,100)
174 km (108 mi) SE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
196 km (122 mi) NE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
1399 km (869 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-08-10 06:54:16 UTC||M 3.0 / 125 km||Tarapaca, Chile||EMSC|
|2020-08-10 06:54:16 UTC||M 3.0 / 124.6 km||19 km al S de Mina Collahuasi (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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