Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - 61 km NE of Calama, El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile jueves, 12 sep. 2019 -

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - 61 km NE of Calama, El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile jueves, 12 sep. 2019

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 112 km depth

12 Sep 14:13 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 5 minutos.
Sep 12 14:14: Magnitud recalculada de 5.1 a 5.0.
Profundidad recalculada de 110.0 a 112.0 km.
Fecha & hora: 12 Sep 2019 02:08:19 UTC -
Magnitud: 5.0
Profundidad: 112.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 22,05°S / 68,52°W (Chile)
Volcán mas cercano: San Pedro (23 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km al NNE de Rio Loa (Provincia de El Loa)
61 km al NE de Calama (El Loa) (pop: 143,100)
101 km al NNW de San Pedro de Atacama (Provincia de El Loa) (pop: 2,000)
173 km al E de Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
262 km al NE de Antofagasta (pop: 309,800)
265 km al SE de Iquique (pop: 227,500)
574 km al SSW de Cochabamba (Bolivia) (pop: 900,400)
1286 km al N de Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ
Energía liberada estimada: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.0112 kmNorthern ChileGFZ
M 5.010 kmNorthern ChileUSP

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Aftershocks of the M 5.0 terremoto: 61 km northeast de Calama, El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile Thu, 12 Sep 14h08

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (23 quakes):
  • 05 nov 2019 13:46 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    114,8 km (71,3 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 02 nov 2019 19:43 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    124,6 km (77,4 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 01 nov 2019 04:30 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    120,8 km (75,1 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 29 oct 2019 13:04 UTC
    | M 3.7 |
    123 km (76,4 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 28 oct 2019 10:10 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    114,4 km (71,1 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 26 oct 2019 00:37 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    114,2 km (71 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 23 oct 2019 04:34 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    112,5 km (69,9 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 20 oct 2019 15:13 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    123,3 km (76,6 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 12 oct 2019 11:55 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    126,1 km (78,4 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 11 oct 2019 11:19 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    105,3 km (65,4 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (5 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 11 oct 2019 07:18 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    116,3 km (72,3 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 07 oct 2019 15:46 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    120,7 km (75 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 06 oct 2019 10:40 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    101 km (62,8 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 06 oct 2019 05:28 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    116,3 km (72,3 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 01 oct 2019 07:15 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    121,5 km (75,5 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 27 sep 2019 11:49 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    122,4 km (76,1 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • Show all

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