Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 113 km southeast of Arica, Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on 8 Oct 12:24 am (GMT -3) -

Mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 113 km southeast of Arica, Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on 8 Oct 12:24 am (GMT -3)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 129 km depth

8 Oct 03:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
8 Oct 03:42: Now using data updates from GUG (U. Chile)
Date & time: 8 Oct 2020 03:24:32 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 8 Oct 12:24 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 128.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.058°S / 69.416°W (Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Isluga (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km (70 mi) SE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) SE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NNE of Iquique (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) SE of Ilo (Moquegua, Peru) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) SE of San Antonio (Moquegua, Peru) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) SE of Moquegua (Peru) (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) WSW of Oruro (Bolivia) (pop: 208,700) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) WSW of Huanuni (Pantaleón Dalence, Oruro, Bolivia) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
356 km (221 mi) SE of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay, Arequipa, Peru) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
1606 km (998 mi) N of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 5.6°C (42 F), humidity: 58%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from SW
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.3129 km28 Km Al N De Camiña, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
M 4.3133 km149 Km SE of Tacna, ChileEMSC
M 4.3127 km109 Km SE of Arica, ChileUSGS
M 4.3130 km143 Km Al Sur-SE De Tacna, Tacna - Tacna, ChileIGP
M 4.2130 km148 Km SE of Tacna, ChileGFZ
M 4.3128 km141 Km ESE of Arica, ChileUSP

User reports for this quake (3)

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Soy de arica y lo senti (114.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Fue más un ruido que temblor pero lo senti (reported through our app)
Arica (113.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s : Fue más ruido subterráneo que movimiento (reported through our app)
Arica (Chile, 114 km NW of epicenter) : Mucho ruido y largo (reported through EMSC)
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Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 113 km southeast of Arica, Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on 8 Oct 12:24 am (GMT -3)
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