Mag. 3.4 earthquake - 234 Km SE of Calama, Chile, on Friday, 11 September 2020 at 18:45 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 229 km depth
11 Sep 19:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 229.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.21°S / 67.66°W (Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Aracar (12 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
136 km (85 mi) W of San Antonio de los Cobres (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (145 mi) SE of Calama (Chile) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (147 mi) WNW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) W of Palpala (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
295 km (183 mi) W of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
373 km (232 mi) NW of Yerba Buena (pop: 50,800) --> See nearby quakes!
380 km (236 mi) NW of Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
1464 km (910 mi) NW of Buenos Aires (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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|M 3.4||229 km||234 km SE of Calama, Chile||EMSC|
|M 3.4||229 km||73 Km Al S De Socaire (Argentina)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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