Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Provincia del Tamarugal, 97 km east of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Friday, 16 April 2021 at 06:15 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 85 km depth
16 Apr 12:42 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 6 hours.
Date & time: 16 Apr 2021 06:15:11 UTC -
Depth: 85.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.307°S / 69.23°W (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Irruputuncu (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
97 km (60 mi) E of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) NNE of Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500) --> 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||85 km||23 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.
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