Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - 23 km east of San Pedro de Atacama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on Saturday, 15 May 2021 at 05:01 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 154 km depth
15 May 05:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 16 minutes.
Depth: 154.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.939°S / 67.978°W (Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Licancabur (16 km / 10 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) E of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) ESE of Calama (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (153 mi) ESE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) ENE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (163 mi) WSW of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
307 km (191 mi) WNW of Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
332 km (206 mi) NW of Salta (Argentina) (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
369 km (229 mi) WSW of Tarija (Bolivia) (pop: 159,300) --> See nearby quakes!
377 km (234 mi) SE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
439 km (273 mi) SSW of Potosi (Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 141,300) --> See nearby quakes!
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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|3.5||154 km||23 Km Al E De San Pedro De Atacama, Chile||GUG (U. Chile)|
|3.5||154 km||ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE||EMSC|
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