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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE on Thursday, 3 April 2014

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE on Thursday, 3 April 2014
Date & time: Thu, 3 Apr 05:17:12 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.81°S / 70.97°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Puchuldiza (214 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 3 Apr 2014
Thu, 3 Apr 05:17 UTCM 4.8 / 26 kmNear Coast of Northern Chile[Map]GFZ
Thu, 3 Apr 05:17 UTCM 4.8 / 16.6 km94km WNW of Iquique, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 05:17 UTCM 4.4 / 37.9 km102 km al NO de Iquique[Map]GUG (U. Chile)

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 3 Apr 05:19 UTCM 4.6 / 5 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 05:26 UTCM 6.2 / 24.3 km - [info]77km SSW of Iquique, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 05:28 UTCM 4.7 / 20.9 km - [info]81 km al SO de Iquique[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 05:34 UTCM 5.2 / 20.9 km - [info]54km WSW of Iquique, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 05:51 UTCM 5.5 / 26.9 km - [info]66km SSW of Iquique, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 06:12 UTCM 4.0 / 36.8 km - [info]84 km al NO de Iquique[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 06:16 UTCM 4.9 / 103 km - [info]91km SSE of Putre, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 06:30 UTCM 3.2 / 38.2 km - [info]68 km al SO de Cuya[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 06:33 UTCM 3.0 / 41.1 km - [info]38 km al SO de Cuya[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 06:38 UTCM 3.5 / 39.2 km - [info]81 km al O de Alto Hospicio[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 06:41 UTCM 3.5 / 35.7 km - [info]57 km al NO de Iquique[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 06:45 UTCM 3.7 / 40.8 km - [info]32 km al O de Alto Hospicio[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 06:50 UTCM 3.6 / 31.8 km - [info]52 km al O de Alto Hospicio[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 06:53 UTCM 3.5 / 27.4 km - [info]76 km al SO de Iquique[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 06:54 UTCM 4.9 / 17.8 km - [info]73km SW of Iquique, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 06:56 UTCM 4.3 / 48 km - [info]20 km al SE de Iquique[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 07:01 UTCM 2.9 / 37.5 km - [info]71 km al NO de Iquique[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 07:15 UTCM 4.4 / 24 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 07:21 UTCM 4.5 / 39.4 km - [info]71 km al SO de Iquique[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 07:25 UTCM 3.0 / 32 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 07:38 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]34km WNW of Iquique, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 07:57 UTCM 4.0 / 32 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 08:18 UTCM 3.8 / 39 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 08:28 UTCM 4.4 / 2 km - [info]OFF COAST OF TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 08:44 UTCM 4.3 / 27 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 08:54 UTCM 3.1 / 34.1 km - [info]57 km al NO de Alto Hospicio[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 09:05 UTCM 3.5 / 30.1 km - [info]69 km al SO de Alto Hospicio[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 09:08 UTCM 5.0 / 26.1 km - [info]33km W of Iquique, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 09:23 UTCM 5.6 / 14.9 km - [info]69km WSW of Iquique, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 09:47 UTCM 4.9 / 10.1 km - [info]89km WSW of Iquique, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 10:01 UTCM 4.3 / 31.2 km - [info]58 km al SO de Iquique[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 10:24 UTCM 3.6 / 36.8 km - [info]86 km al O de Alto Hospicio[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 10:27 UTCM 4.0 / 28.7 km - [info]84 km al SO de Cuya[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 10:52 UTCM 3.6 / 34.2 km - [info]61 km al O de Alto Hospicio[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 11:03 UTCM 3.5 / 42 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 11:21 UTCM 3.2 / 41.9 km - [info]89 km al O de Alto Hospicio[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 11:41 UTCM 5.1 / 10.6 km - [info]105km W of Iquique, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 11:45 UTCM 4.0 / 50.3 km - [info]20 km al E de Alto Hospicio[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 11:50 UTCM 4.6 / 29.8 km - [info]51km SSW of Iquique, Chile[Map]USGS
Thu, 3 Apr 11:58 UTCM 3.9 / 35.8 km - [info]77 km al SO de Iquique[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 3 Apr 12:26 UTCM 3.1 / 34 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 12:34 UTCM 4.5 / 34 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 12:49 UTCM 2.6 / 47 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 13:01 UTCM 4.3 / 38 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 13:18 UTCM 3.2 / 37 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 13:21 UTCM 3.7 / 38 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 13:23 UTCM 4.0 / 39 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 13:35 UTCM 4.2 / 41 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 13:49 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Apr 13:55 UTCM 3.3 / 26 km - [info]OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE[Map]EMSC

 

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