Débil terremoto magnitud 3.2 - 105 km NNE of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, domingo, 20 sep. 2020 -

Débil terremoto magnitud 3.2 - 105 km NNE of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, domingo, 20 sep. 2020

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 129 km depth

20 Sep 11:35 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 10 minutos.
20 Sep 11:36: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: GUG (U. Chile)
Fecha & hora: 20 Sep 2020 11:25:41 UTC -
Magnitud: 3.2
Profundidad: 128.9 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 21.608°S / 68.48°W (El Loa, Región de Antofagasta, Chile)
Volcán mas cercano: San Pedro (31 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
105 km al NNE de Calama (pop: 143,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
148 km al NNO de San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
185 km al ENE de Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
217 km al SO de Colchani (Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 12,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
233 km al SE de Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
286 km al O de Tupiza (Sud Chichas, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 22,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
301 km al NE de Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
303 km al O de Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
362 km al SO de Potosí (Bolivia) (pop: 141,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
1335 km al N de Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 1°C (34 F), humidity: 50%, wind: 4 km/h (2 kts) from NW
Fuente primaria de datos: GUG (U. Chile)
Energía liberada estimada: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 3.2129 km49 Km Al SO De Ollagüe, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
M 3.2129 km105 Km NNE of Calama, ChileEMSC

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Débil terremoto magnitud 3.2 - 105 km NNE of Calama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, domingo, 20 sep. 2020
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