Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 98 Km ESE of Tacna, Peru, on Saturday, 22 August 2020 at 00:05 (GMT) -

Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 98 Km ESE of Tacna, Peru, on Saturday, 22 August 2020 at 00:05 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 110 km depth

22 Aug 00:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Aug 22 00:29: Magnitude recalculated from 2.8 to 2.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 111.0 to 110.0 km.
Date & time: 22 Aug 2020 00:05:30 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 110.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.37°S / 69.41°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Taapaca (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (59 mi) E of Arica (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SE of Chipispaya (Peru) (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) SSE of Chuquitira (Peru) (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SE of Quilahuani (Peru) (pop: 3,180) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) SE of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre, Peru) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) SW of Patacamaya (Aroma, Bolivia) (pop: 12,300) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (128 mi) SE of San Antonio (Peru) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) SE of Moquegua (Peru) (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) SE of Torata (Mariscal Nieto, Peru) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
2.7110 km98 km ESE of Tacna, PeruEMSC
2.7111 km25 km al SE de Putre (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)

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