Mag. 3.1 earthquake - TARAPACA, CHILE, on Tuesday, 21 April 2015 at 17:43 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 118 km depth
21 Apr 18:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 27 minutes.
Depth: 118.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.41°S / 69.3°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Guallatiri (22 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km (62 mi) SE of Palca (Peru) (pop: 189)
106 km (66 mi) E of Arica (pop: 186,000)
110 km (68 mi) ESE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100)
219 km (136 mi) SE of Moquegua (Peru) (pop: 54,500)
220 km (136 mi) NNE of Iquique (pop: 227,500)
232 km (144 mi) WSW of Oruro (Bolivia) (pop: 208,700)
245 km (152 mi) SSW of La Paz (Bolivia) (pop: 812,800)
1679 km (1043 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||118 km||TARAPACA, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.1||118 km||37 km al SE de Putre||GUG (U. Chile)|
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