Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - 49 km al O de Ollagüe (Chile) on Tuesday, 18 August 2020
18 Aug 15:02 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 31 minutes.
Depth: 110.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.379°S / 68.7°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
114 km (71 mi) W of Villa Alota (pop: 100)
122 km (76 mi) N of Calama (pop: 143,100)
158 km (98 mi) SW of San Cristóbal (pop: 100)
174 km (108 mi) NE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
199 km (124 mi) SE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
1357 km (843 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 18 Aug 14:30 UTC||M 3.3 / 110 km||49 km al O de Ollagüe (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|Tue, 18 Aug 14:30 UTC||M 3.3 / 110 km||Antofagasta, Chile||EMSC|
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