Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 76 km west of Arica, Arica y Parinacota, Chile, Peru, on Saturday, 12 September 2020 at 20:33 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 28 km depth
12 Sep 20:45 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Sep 2020 20:33:51 UTC -
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.62°S / 71°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Tacora (164 km / 102 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (38 mi) SSW of Boca del Rio (Provincia de Tacna) (pop: 219) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) SW of Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSE of Ilo (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SSW of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) S of San Antonio (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) S of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) NNW of Iquique (Chile) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) SSE of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) SE of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
976 km (606 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> 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||28 km||Off Coast Of Tarapaca, Chile (Peru)||EMSC|
|M 3.4||28 km||73 Km Al O De Arica (Peru)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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