Mag. 4.7 earthquake - TARAPACA, CHILE, on Tuesday, 24 March 2015 at 00:29 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 142 km depth
24 Mar 01:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 40 minutes.
Depth: 142.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.46°S / 69.44°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Guallatiri (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
91 km (56 mi) E of Arica (pop: 186,000)
98 km (61 mi) SE of Calana (Tacna, Peru) (pop: 875)
99 km (62 mi) ESE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100)
209 km (130 mi) NNE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
212 km (131 mi) SE of Moquegua (Peru) (pop: 54,500)
248 km (154 mi) WSW of Oruro (Bolivia) (pop: 208,700)
586 km (364 mi) N of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800)
1672 km (1039 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.7||142 km||TARAPACA, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 4.7||142 km||32km SSE of Putre, Chile||USGS|
|M 4.0||120 km||41 km al SE de Putre||GUG (U. Chile)|
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