Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Departamento de Potosi, 468 km southwest of Sucre, Bolivia, on Sunday, 17 Jan 2021 12:14 pm (GMT -4) -

Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Departamento de Potosi, 468 km southwest of Sucre, Bolivia, on Sunday, 17 Jan 2021 12:14 pm (GMT -4)

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 189 km depth

17 Jan 16:29 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Jan 2021 16:14:51 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 17 Jan 2021 12:14 pm (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 189.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.52°S / 67.79°W (Departamento de Potosi, Bolivia)
Nearest volcano: Putana (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) NE of San Pedro de Atacama (Antofagasta, Chile) (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) E of Calama (Antofagasta, Chile) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SSW of San Cristobal de Lipez (Potosí) (pop: 75) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) WSW of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) WSW of Tupiza (Sud Chichas, Potosí) (pop: 22,200) --> See nearby quakes!
295 km (183 mi) ENE of Antofagasta (Chile) (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
334 km (208 mi) WSW of Tarija (pop: 159,300) --> See nearby quakes!
389 km (242 mi) SSW of Potosi (Potosí) (pop: 141,300) --> See nearby quakes!
389 km (242 mi) SSW of Potosi (Potosí) (pop: 141,300) --> See nearby quakes!
468 km (291 mi) SSW of Sucre (Chuquisaca) (pop: 224,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 4.8°C (41 F), humidity: 58%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from W
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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3.2189 km61 Km Al NE De San Pedro De Atacama, BoliviaGUG (U. Chile)

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