Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 40 Km Al NO De Quillagua (Chile) on Saturday, 12 September 2020
12 Sep 19:20 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 14 minutes.
Depth: 46.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.383°S / 69.786°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (138 km / 86 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) NE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
136 km (84 mi) SE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
149 km (93 mi) NW of Calama (pop: 143,100)
1346 km (836 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 12 Sep 19:06 UTC||M 2.5 / 46.3 km||40 Km Al NO De Quillagua (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|Sat, 12 Sep 19:06 UTC||M 3.1 / 147 km||Tarapaca, Chile||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.