Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Tamarugal, 139 km east of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Thursday, May 11, 1967 3:05 pm (GMT +0)
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Strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake at 109 km depth
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, May 11, 1967 3:05 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 109.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.304°S / 68.821°W↗ (Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Antipode: 20.304°N / 111.179°E↗
Nearest volcano: Cerro Napa (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
139 km (86 mi) E of Iquique (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) N of Calama (Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) NE of Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) SE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
296 km (184 mi) SSE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
312 km (194 mi) SSW of Oruro (Bolivia) (pop: 208,700) --> See nearby quakes!
331 km (205 mi) WSW of Ciudad Potosi (Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 141,300) --> See nearby quakes!
399 km (248 mi) WSW of Sucre (Chuquisaca, Bolivia) (pop: 224,800) --> See nearby quakes!
406 km (252 mi) NNE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
429 km (266 mi) SW of Cochabamba (Bolivia) (pop: 900,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1013 joules (24.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21301 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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|6.1||109 km||Tarapaca, Chile||USGS|
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