Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Provincia del Tamarugal, 162 km southeast of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Wednesday, Aug 4, 2021 8:14 pm (GMT -4) -

Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Provincia del Tamarugal, 162 km southeast of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Wednesday, Aug 4, 2021 8:14 pm (GMT -4)

Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 130 km depth

5 Aug 00:28 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Date & time: Aug 5, 2021 00:14:40 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Aug 4, 2021 8:14 pm (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 130.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.12°S / 68.93°W (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Antipode: 21.12°N / 111.07°E
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (49 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
149 km (92 mi) N of Calama (Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) SE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) NE of Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 7.9°C (46 F), humidity: 46%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NE
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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3.4130 kmChile: 43 Km Al SO De Mina CollahuasiGUG (U. Chile)

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
santa rosa / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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