Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - 41 Km Al NO De Quillagua (Chile) on Sunday, 13 September 2020
13 Sep 18:42 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 2 hours and 46 minutes.
Depth: 50.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.394°S / 69.807°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (140 km / 87 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
88 km (54 mi) NE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
136 km (85 mi) SE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
149 km (93 mi) NW of Calama (pop: 143,100)
1344 km (835 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 13 Sep 15:56 UTC||M 2.9 / 50.1 km||41 Km Al NO De Quillagua (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
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