Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Antofagasta, Chile, on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 7:21 pm (GMT -3) -
Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 126 km depth
21 Jan 22:24 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 3 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 21, 2022 22:21:02 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 7:21 pm (GMT -3)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||21.19955°S / 68.63774°W (Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile)|
|Antipode||21.2°N / 111.362°E|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||RaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)|
|Nearest volcano||Aucanquilcha (18 km / 11 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||327 km (203 mi) NNE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 6.8°C (44 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from WSW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||126 km||Chile-Bolivia Border Region||RaspberryShake|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.