Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - 72 km north of Antofagasta, Chile, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 3:19 am (GMT -4) -

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Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - 72 km north of Antofagasta, Chile, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 3:19 am (GMT -4) Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - 72 km north of Antofagasta, Chile, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 3:19 am (GMT -4)

Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 38 km depth

6 Aug 07:29 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
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Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 6, 2022 07:19:01 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 3:19 am (GMT -4)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3
Depth38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude23.01°S / 70.33°W (Provincia de Antofagasta, Antofagasta, Chile)
Antipode23.01°N / 109.67°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoLa Negrillar (226 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities72 km (45 mi) N of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
101 km (63 mi) SW of Maria Elena (pop: 4,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
103 km (64 mi) S of Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
104 km (65 mi) W of Sierra Gorda (pop: 477) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
157 km (97 mi) WSW of Calama (pop: 143,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 13.4°C (56 F), humidity: 84%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from SSW
Estimated seismic energy released2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.038 kmANTOFAGASTA, CHILEEMSC
3.038 kmNear Coast of Northern ChileRaspberryShake

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Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Dec 9, 1950 21:38
72 years ago
8.2

114 km
269km / 167mi255 km E of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 30, 1995 05:11
27 years ago
8.0

46 km
37km / 23mi36 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 14, 2007 15:40
15 years ago
7.7

40 km
96km / 60mi36 km SE of Tocopilla, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Mar 5, 1987 09:17
35 years ago
7.6

62 km
154km / 96mi85 km S of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 13, 1936 11:12
86 years ago
7.5

35 km
192km / 119mi122 km S of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 21, 1967 02:25
55 years ago
7.3

45 km
134km / 83mi37 km NE of Tocopilla, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 2, 1960 09:10
62 years ago
7.3

35 km
192km / 119mi120 km S of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Feb 5, 1988 14:01
35 years ago
7.2

37 km
194km / 121mi122 km S of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jan 30, 1998 12:16
25 years ago
7.1

42 km
101km / 63mi35 km SE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jan 19, 1988 07:30
35 years ago
7.0

33 km
191km / 118mi119 km S of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Mar 5, 1987 10:55
35 years ago
7.0

35 km
169km / 105mi99 km S of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jun 3, 2020 07:35
2 years ago
6.8

133 km
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Jun 3, 2020 07:35
2 years ago
6.8

88 km
207km / 128mi54 km S of San Pedro de Atacama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 15, 2007 15:05
15 years ago
6.8

26 km
13km / 8mi83 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 17, 2005 19:26
17 years ago
6.8

147 km
260km / 162miDepartamento de Potosi, Bolivia, 106 km E of Calama, ChileMore
Aug 3, 1962 08:56
60 years ago
6.8

125 km
248km / 154mi41 km SE of San Pedro de Atacama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 8, 1942 06:55
80 years ago
6.8

35 km
156km / 97mi89 km SE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Oct 19, 1929 10:12
93 years ago
6.8

65 km
200km / 124mi63 km SE of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 20, 1928 20:35
94 years ago
6.8

45 km
38km / 23mi69 km NE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 16, 2007 08:09
15 years ago
6.7

45 km
16km / 10mi81 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Feb 22, 1988 19:13
34 years ago
6.7

70 km
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Dec 27, 1967 09:17
55 years ago
6.7

115 km
277km / 172mi137 km NE of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Apr 19, 1996 00:19
26 years ago
6.6

50 km
107km / 66mi45 km SE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jun 11, 1970 06:02
52 years ago
6.6

111 km
250km / 156mi219 km SE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 26, 1936 07:36
86 years ago
6.6

35 km
159km / 99mi92 km SW of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Mar 28, 2002 04:56
20 years ago
6.5

125 km
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Feb 5, 1988 18:49
35 years ago
6.5

31 km
211km / 131mi139 km S of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 4, 1970 17:08
52 years ago
6.5

39 km
42km / 26mi63 km NE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jun 19, 1970 10:56
52 years ago
6.5

60 km
83km / 52mi20 km SW of Tocopilla, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 29, 1957 17:15
65 years ago
6.5

15 km
77km / 48mi62 km NW of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jun 20, 2011 16:36
11 years ago
6.4

128 km
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Jan 8, 2000 11:59
23 years ago
6.4

36 km
28km / 17mi61 km NE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Aug 3, 1995 01:57
27 years ago
6.4

17 km
27km / 17mi69 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 11, 1984 23:22
38 years ago
6.4

92 km
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Jan 2, 1974 10:42
49 years ago
6.4

105 km
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Jan 1, 1970 03:00
53 years ago
6.4

20 km
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Mar 14, 1937 11:55
85 years ago
6.4

15 km
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Sep 11, 2020 07:35
1 year 48 weeks ago
6.3

54 km
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Jul 12, 2010 00:11
12 years ago
6.3

115 km
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Mar 4, 2010 22:39
12 years ago
6.3

114 km
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Nov 15, 2007 15:03
15 years ago
6.3

27 km
18km / 11mi87 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 29, 2000 10:25
22 years ago
6.3

58 km
214km / 133mi144 km S of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jan 17, 1977 21:27
46 years ago
6.3

33 km
265km / 165mi219 km SE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Oct 28, 1975 06:54
47 years ago
6.3

38 km
25km / 15mi89 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 25, 1967 10:41
55 years ago
6.3

46 km
159km / 99mi58 km N of Tocopilla, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 3, 1963 23:03
59 years ago
6.3

35 km
52km / 32mi71 km S of Tocopilla, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 27, 2022 18:58
2 weeks ago
6.2

97 km
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Apr 3, 2014 05:26
8 years ago
6.2

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Dec 13, 2007 07:23
15 years ago
6.2

16 km
31km / 19mi52 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 30, 1995 21:05
27 years ago
6.2

14 km
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Apr 5, 1989 23:47
33 years ago
6.2

112 km
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Mar 30, 1988 23:50
34 years ago
6.2

41 km
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Mar 6, 1987 09:39
35 years ago
6.2

46 km
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Jun 21, 1967 20:09
55 years ago
6.2

35 km
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Nov 9, 1960 20:06
62 years ago
6.2

35 km
29km / 18mi43 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Oct 30, 1960 12:14
62 years ago
6.2

35 km
53km / 33mi23 km NE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jan 18, 1956 08:07
67 years ago
6.2

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144km / 90mi73 km S of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 28, 2022 04:15
2 weeks ago
6.1

54 km
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Nov 27, 2015 21:00
7 years ago
6.1

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Feb 16, 2008 14:45
14 years ago
6.1

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Nov 20, 2007 17:55
15 years ago
6.1

15 km
19km / 12mi82 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 1, 1989 06:40
33 years ago
6.1

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Mar 22, 1987 03:23
35 years ago
6.1

40 km
118km / 73mi52 km SE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Mar 6, 1987 07:06
35 years ago
6.1

41 km
122km / 76mi57 km SE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Oct 16, 1983 09:59
39 years ago
6.1

66 km
77km / 48mi27 km E of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 11, 1980 18:15
42 years ago
6.1

80 km
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Dec 8, 1971 16:05
51 years ago
6.1

30 km
23km / 14mi94 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 6, 1960 08:56
62 years ago
6.1

50 km
190km / 118mi141 km S of Iquique, Tarapaca, ChileMore
Dec 14, 2020 15:20
1 year 34 weeks ago
6.0

109 km
214km / 133mi76 km N of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jun 10, 2015 13:52
7 years ago
6.0

107 km
210km / 130mi58 km E of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 13, 2007 05:20
15 years ago
6.0

15 km
22km / 14mi56 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Aug 2, 1995 00:14
27 years ago
6.0

33 km
43km / 27mi55 km NW of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 30, 1995 08:17
27 years ago
6.0

30 km
108km / 67mi39 km S of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 10, 1994 03:39
28 years ago
6.0

37 km
64km / 40mi24 km NW of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Sep 14, 1988 22:14
34 years ago
6.0

123 km
243km / 151mi143 km SE of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Dec 31, 1982 03:47
40 years ago
6.0

118 km
296km / 184mi170 km N of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 28, 1970 14:45
52 years ago
6.0

45 km
227km / 141mi95 km S of Iquique, Tarapaca, ChileMore
Jul 11, 1958 19:10
64 years ago
6.0

55 km
214km / 133mi126 km SE of Iquique, Tarapaca, ChileMore
Nov 19, 2007 23:30
15 years ago
5.9

30 km
51km / 32mi97 km SW of Tocopilla, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 17, 2007 17:54
15 years ago
5.9

15 km
28km / 17mi69 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jan 23, 2004 05:00
19 years ago
5.9

72 km
45km / 28miProvincia de Tocopilla, 85 km NE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Aug 28, 2001 06:56
21 years ago
5.9

66 km
145km / 90mi42 km N of Tocopilla, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 10, 1997 14:55
25 years ago
5.9

33 km
65km / 41mi114 km NW of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 3, 1996 16:48
26 years ago
5.9

33 km
41km / 26mi31 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 30, 1995 05:47
27 years ago
5.9

33 km
27km / 17mi45 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
May 14, 1979 23:04
43 years ago
5.9

85 km
125km / 78miProvincia de Antofagasta, 44 km SW of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jun 18, 2001 19:56
21 years ago
5.8

89 km
185km / 115mi143 km SE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Aug 2, 1995 16:27
27 years ago
5.8

33 km
53km / 33mi30 km NW of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Aug 2, 1995 11:05
27 years ago
5.8

33 km
14km / 9mi59 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 30, 1995 10:35
27 years ago
5.8

10.7 km
155km / 96mi85 km S of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 30, 1995 05:25
27 years ago
5.8

33 km
43km / 27mi55 km NW of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 13, 1970 00:09
52 years ago
5.8

36 km
106km / 66mi25 km E of Tocopilla, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jul 27, 1966 04:49
56 years ago
5.8

34 km
130km / 81mi65 km SE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Jan 11, 2017 21:58
6 years ago
5.7

63 km
75km / 47mi82 km SW of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 5, 2011 07:13
11 years ago
5.7

33 km
53km / 33mi29 km NE of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 18, 2007 12:15
15 years ago
5.7

33 km
25km / 15mi63 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Nov 14, 2007 17:44
15 years ago
5.7

38 km
30km / 19mi50 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Oct 7, 2006 08:20
16 years ago
5.7

104 km
182km / 113mi152 km E of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Oct 16, 1995 16:36
27 years ago
5.7

28 km
31km / 19mi45 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
Aug 3, 1995 14:19
27 years ago
5.7

33 km
10km / 6mi78 km N of Antofagasta, ChileMore
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