Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - Provincia de Parinacota, 95 km northeast of Arica, Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on Friday, 19 Feb 2021 3:27 pm (GMT -3) -

Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - Provincia de Parinacota, 95 km northeast of Arica, Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on Friday, 19 Feb 2021 3:27 pm (GMT -3)

Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 123 km depth

19 Feb 18:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
19 Feb 18:43: Magnitude recalculated from 3.6 to 3.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 121.0 to 123.0 km (from 75 to 76 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.5 km (1 mi) towards SW.
19 Feb 18:44: Now using data updates from GUG (U. Chile)
Date & time: 19 Feb 2021 18:27:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 19 Feb 2021 3:27 pm (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 123.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.987°S / 69.554°W (Provincia de Parinacota, Region de Arica y Parinacota, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Taapaca (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
89 km (55 mi) SE of Chipispaya (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SE of Chuquitira (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NE of Arica (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SE of Quilahuani (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 3,180) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) ESE of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre, Tacna, Peru) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) ESE of San Antonio (Moquegua, Peru) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) ESE of Moquegua (Peru) (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) ESE of Ilo (Moquegua, Peru) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) SSW of Yunguyo (Puno, Peru) (pop: 16,100) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (138 mi) SW of La Paz (Bolivia) (pop: 812,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 9.5°C (49 F), humidity: 50%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from SW
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.5123 km23 Km Al N De Putre, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
4.1142 km32 Km ESE of Palca, Peru, ChileUSGS

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