Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 59 km southwest of Tacna, Peru, on Sunday, 13 September 2020 at 22:16 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 45 km depth
13 Sep 22:38 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Sep 2020 22:16:07 UTC -
Depth: 44.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.433°S / 70.604°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Tacora (119 km / 74 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SW of Los Palos (pop: 207) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SSE of Vila Vila (Provincia de Tacna) (pop: 474) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SW of Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) S of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (74 mi) SE of Ilo (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) SSE of San Antonio (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) SSE of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) NNW of Iquique (Chile) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) SE of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
990 km (615 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||45 km||30 Km Al O De Arica (Peru)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 3.0||44 km||Offshore Tarapaca, Chile (Peru)||EMSC|
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