Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - 62 km southeast of Antofagasta, Chile, on Wednesday, 3 Mar 2021 10:37 am (GMT -3) -

Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - 62 km southeast of Antofagasta, Chile, on Wednesday, 3 Mar 2021 10:37 am (GMT -3)

Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 71 km depth

3 Mar 14:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
3 Mar 14:02: Now using data updates from GUG (U. Chile)
Date & time: 3 Mar 2021 13:37:30 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 3 Mar 2021 10:37 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 71.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.915°S / 69.855°W (Provincia de Antofagasta, Antofagasta, Chile)
Nearest volcano: La Negrillar (134 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (39 mi) ESE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (110 mi) NNE of Taltal (Antofagasta) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) SSW of Calama (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) SW of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) S of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) N of Diego de Almagro (Atacama) (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
361 km (224 mi) W of San Antonio de los Cobres (Salta, Argentina) (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
387 km (240 mi) N of Copiapo (Atacama) (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
459 km (285 mi) WNW of Cafayate (Salta, Argentina) (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
495 km (308 mi) SW of Uyuni (Antonio Quijarro, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 24.9°C (77 F), humidity: 35%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NW
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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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.571 km64 Km Al SE De Antofagasta, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
3.571 kmANTOFAGASTA, CHILEEMSC

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