Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 56 Km Al N De Huasco (Chile) on Tuesday, 1 September 2020
1 Sep 09:40 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 5 hours.
Depth: 47.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.967°S / 71.142°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
77 km (48 mi) NW of Vallenar (pop: 44,900)
104 km (65 mi) SW of Copiapó (pop: 129,300)
612 km (381 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 1 Sep 04:44 UTC||M 4.2 / 47.7 km||56 Km Al N De Huasco (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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