Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - 83 km southeast of Arica, Region de Arica y Parinacota, Chile, on Monday, May 23, 2022 at 2:22 pm (GMT -4) -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 117 km depth
23 May 18:34 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
|Date & time||May 23, 2022 18:22:35 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Monday, May 23, 2022 at 2:22 pm (GMT -4)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||18.78°S / 69.58°W (Provincia de Arica, Region de Arica y Parinacota, Chile)|
|Antipode||18.78°N / 110.42°E|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearest volcano||Guallatiri (65 km / 40 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||83 km (52 mi) ESE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota) (pop: 186,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
105 km (65 mi) ESE of Los Palos (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 207) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
111 km (69 mi) SE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
113 km (70 mi) SE of Catana (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 875) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
117 km (73 mi) ESE of Los Olivos (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 484) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 13.1°C (56 F), humidity: 16%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from WSW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.8||117 km||TARAPACA, CHILE||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.