Mag. 3.0 earthquake - LA PAZ, BOLIVIA, on Tue, 30 Oct 2012 00:36 (America/La_Paz)
Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 162 km depth
30 Oct 05:15 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 39 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 30 Oct 2012 00:36 (America/La_Paz)
Depth: 162.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.61°S / 69.44°W (Bolivia)
Nearest volcano: Tacora (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Ancomarca (Provincia de Tacna, Peru) (pop: 76)
26 km (16 mi) E of Alto Peru (Peru) (pop: 85)
97 km (60 mi) ENE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100)
132 km (82 mi) NE of Arica (Chile) (pop: 186,000)
165 km (103 mi) SSW of San Pedro (Manco Kapac) (pop: 5,000)
166 km (103 mi) WSW of Patacamaya (Aroma) (pop: 12,300)
185 km (115 mi) SW of La Paz (pop: 812,800)
246 km (153 mi) W of Oruro (pop: 208,700)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||162 km||LA PAZ, BOLIVIA||EMSC|
|M 3.0||162 km||5 km al E de Visviri||GUG (U. Chile)|
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