Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Provincia del Tamarugal, 180 km southeast of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Friday, Aug 6, 2021 12:24 am (GMT -4) -

Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Provincia del Tamarugal, 180 km southeast of Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile, on Friday, Aug 6, 2021 12:24 am (GMT -4)

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 119 km depth

6 Aug 04:38 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 14 minutes.
6 Aug 06:34: Magnitude recalculated from 3.3 to 3.2. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 118.3 to 119.1 km (from 74 to 74 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.4 km (1.5 mi) towards W.
Date & time: Aug 6, 2021 04:24:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Aug 6, 2021 12:24 am (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 119.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.266°S / 68.83°W (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)
Antipode: 21.266°N / 111.17°E
Nearest volcano: Aucanquilcha (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
133 km (83 mi) N of Calama (Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) ENE of Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky -1.7°C (29 F), humidity: 2%, wind: 3 m/s (7 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.2119 kmChile: 52 Km Al S 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.
Copiapó, Chile (2.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
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