Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 50 km east of Arica, Region de Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on Friday, 5 Mar 2021 8:50 am (GMT -3) -

Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 50 km east of Arica, Region de Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on Friday, 5 Mar 2021 8:50 am (GMT -3)

Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 93 km depth

5 Mar 12:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
5 Mar 13:22: Now using data updates from GUG (U. Chile)
Date & time: 5 Mar 2021 11:50:31 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 5 Mar 2021 8:50 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 2.5
Depth: 93.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.581°S / 69.837°W (Provincia de Arica, Region de Arica y Parinacota, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Taapaca (64 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) ESE of Arica (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) S of Tarata (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 3,050) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) S of Chuquitira (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (92 mi) SSE of Quilahuani (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 3,180) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SSE of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre, Tacna, Peru) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) N of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (118 mi) SE of San Antonio (Moquegua, Peru) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) ESE of Ilo (Moquegua, Peru) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) SE of Moquegua (Peru) (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) SSE of Torata (Mariscal Nieto, Moquegua, Peru) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.593 km52 Km Al SO De Putre, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
2.593 kmTARAPACA, CHILEEMSC

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