Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - Provincia del Tamarugal, 55 km east of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Friday, 5 Mar 2021 6:40 pm (GMT -3) -

Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - Provincia del Tamarugal, 55 km east of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Friday, 5 Mar 2021 6:40 pm (GMT -3)

Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 40 km depth

5 Mar 21:58 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Mar 2021 21:40:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 5 Mar 2021 6:40 pm (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.06°S / 69.65°W (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Isluga (133 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) ENE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) SSE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) NNE of Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (147 mi) SSE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
277 km (172 mi) NNW of Calama (Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
323 km (201 mi) SE of Ilo (Moquegua, Peru) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
344 km (214 mi) SSE of San Antonio (Moquegua, Peru) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
346 km (215 mi) SSE of Moquegua (Peru) (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
350 km (217 mi) SW of Oruro (Bolivia) (pop: 208,700) --> See nearby quakes!
370 km (230 mi) WSW of Llallagua (Rafael Bustillo, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 24.3°C (76 F), humidity: 42%, wind: 4 m/s (9 kts) from W
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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3.348 km25 Km Al NE De Pozo Almonte, ChileGUG (U. Chile)

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54.5 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Subducción de placas (reported through our app)  
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