Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Tarapaca, Chile, on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 6:39 am (GMT -3) -
Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 73 km depth
21 Jan 09:44 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 4 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 21, 2022 09:39:58 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 6:39 am (GMT -3)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||20.92124°S / 68.90014°W (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapaca, Chile)|
|Antipode||20.921°N / 111.1°E|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||RaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)|
|Nearest volcano||Irruputuncu (42 km / 26 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||152 km (95 mi) ESE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 7.3°C (45 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from W|
|Estimated seismic energy released||7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.7||73 km||Chile-Bolivia Border Region||RaspberryShake|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.