Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Tamarugal, Tarapaca, 142 km north of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on Friday, 22 Jan 2021 7:26 am (GMT -3) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 110 km depth
22 Jan 11:38 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Date & time: 22 Jan 2021 10:26:20 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 22 Jan 2021 7:26 am (GMT -3)
Depth: 109.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.184°S / 68.894°W (Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
142 km (88 mi) N of Calama (Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (105 mi) NE of Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (105 mi) SE of Iquique (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) NNW of San Pedro de Atacama (Antofagasta) (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||110 km||47 Km Al SO De Mina Collahuasi, Chile||GUG (U. Chile)|
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