Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 87 km southwest of Arica, Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on 18/02/2020 04:05:48 -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 48 km depth
Date & time: 18 Feb 2020 09:05:48 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 18/02/2020 04:05:48
Depth: 48.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.1586°S / 70.699°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Taapaca (173 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) SSW of Arica (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) NNW of Iquique (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) SSW of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) SSE of Ilo (Peru) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) S of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre, Peru) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) S of San Antonio (Peru) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) S of Moquegua (Peru) (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) S of Torata (Mariscal Nieto, Peru) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) SSE of Cocachacra (Provincia de Islay, Peru) (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) SSE of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay, Peru) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||48 km||136 Km Al Sur-SO De Tacna, Tacna - Tacna (Chile)||IGP|
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