Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - Antofagasta, Chile, on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 5:22 am (GMT -3) -
Light magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 5 km depth
21 Jan 08:28 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 6 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 21, 2022 08:22:19 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 5:22 am (GMT -3)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||22.00997°S / 68.31731°W (Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile)|
|Antipode||22.01°N / 111.683°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||RaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)|
|Nearest volcano||San Pedro (17 km / 11 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||281 km (174 mi) NE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 8.2°C (47 F), humidity: 57%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from E|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.9||5 km||Northern Chile||RaspberryShake|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.