Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 127 km north of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on 27 Jun 1:59 pm (GMT -4) -

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 127 km north of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on 27 Jun 1:59 pm (GMT -4)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 137 km depth

27 Jun 18:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
27 Jun 18:13: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 120.0 to 121.0 km (from 75 to 75 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 6.7 km (4.1 mi) towards N.
27 Jun 19:50: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.4. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 121.0 to 137.0 km (from 75 to 85 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 13 km (7.9 mi) towards WSW.
Date & time: Jun 27, 2021 17:59:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 27 Jun 1:59 pm (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 137.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.35°S / 68.61°W (Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile)
Antipode: 21.35°N / 111.39°E
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (16 km / 10 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
127 km (79 mi) NNE of Calama (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) WSW of San Cristobal de Lipez (Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 75) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) NNW of San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) ENE of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) SE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) SW of Colchani (Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) WSW of Uyuni (Antonio Quijarro, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) W of Santa Barbara (Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 2,430) --> See nearby quakes!
315 km (196 mi) NE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 mi) SW of Challapata (Eduardo Avaroa, Oruro, Bolivia) (pop: 8,020) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 2.6°C (37 F), humidity: 9%, wind: 8 m/s (15 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
3.9118 kmChile: 31 Km Al SO De OllagüeGUG (U. Chile)
4.4135 km128 Km NNE of Calama, ChileUSGS
4.447 kmNorthern ChileUSP

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