Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 31 Km Al SE De Putre on Monday, 23 March 2015 at 09:59 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 124 km depth
23 Mar 12:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 2 hours and 19 minutes.
Depth: 124.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.389°S / 69.349°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Guallatiri (27 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (58 mi) SE of Palca (Peru) (pop: 189)
97 km (60 mi) SSE of Alto Peru (Peru) (pop: 85)
101 km (62 mi) E of Arica (pop: 186,000)
102 km (63 mi) ESE of Calana (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 875)
104 km (65 mi) ESE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100)
164 km (102 mi) SE of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre, Peru) (pop: 9,490)
198 km (123 mi) SW of Patacamaya (Aroma, Bolivia) (pop: 12,300)
1681 km (1044 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||124 km||31 km al SE de Putre||GUG (U. Chile)|
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