Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Provincia del Tamarugal, 115 km east of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Friday, 5 March 2021 at 07:56 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 96 km depth
5 Mar 10:52 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 2 hours and 55 minutes.
Depth: 96.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.922°S / 69.093°W (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Isluga (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
115 km (72 mi) ENE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) SE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) SE of Los Palos (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 207) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) SE of Boca del Rio (Provincia de Tacna, Peru) (pop: 219) --> 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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|2.6||96 km||68 Km Al NE De Pica, Chile||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.