Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Provincia del Tamarugal, 122 km northeast of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Sunday, 16 May 2021 at 16:43 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 98 km depth
16 May 17:36 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 52 minutes.
Depth: 97.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.524°S / 69.24°W (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Isluga (60 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
122 km (76 mi) NE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) SE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) SE of Los Palos (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 207) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) SSE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) SSE of Catana (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) SSE of Calientes (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 231) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) SSE of Palca (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 189) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (138 mi) SE of Vila Vila (Provincia de Tacna, Peru) (pop: 474) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) SE of El Huayco (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 30) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) SE of Buena Vista (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 381) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.7||98 km||31 Km Al SE De Camiña, Chile||GUG (U. Chile)|
|2.7||98 km||TARAPACA, CHILE||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.