Mag. 3.4 earthquake - 227 km southeast of Calama, Antofagasta, Chile, on Friday, 4 September 2020 at 13:10 (GMT) -

Mag. 3.4 earthquake  - 227 km southeast of Calama, Antofagasta, Chile, on Friday, 4 September 2020 at 13:10 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 231 km depth

4 Sep 13:16 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 5 minutes.

Sep 4 21:22: Source data changed from INPRES to GUG (U. Chile)
Date & time: 4 Sep 2020 13:10:43 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 230.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.111°S / 67.622°W (Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Aracar (53 km / 33 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
146 km (91 mi) SSE of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) SE of Calama (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (147 mi) WNW of Salta (Argentina) (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (147 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) W of Palpala (Jujuy, Argentina) (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) E of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) W of Libertador General San Martin (Jujuy, Argentina) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
346 km (215 mi) SE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
1080 km (671 mi) NNE of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.4231 km64 Km Al SE De Socaire (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
M 3.3188 kmSALTA (Argentina)INPRES

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Mag. 3.4 earthquake - 227 km southeast of Calama, Antofagasta, Chile, on Friday, 4 September 2020 at 13:10 (GMT)
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