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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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.2119 kmChile: 52 Km Al S De Mina CollahuasiGUG (U. Chile)
3.3118 kmANTOFAGASTA, CHILEEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

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Copiapó, Chile (2.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
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