Sismo muy débil mag. 3.4 - Departamento de Potosi, 54 km ENE of San Pedro de Atacama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, Tuesday, 22 Dec. 2020 -

Sismo muy débil mag. 3.4 - Departamento de Potosi, 54 km ENE of San Pedro de Atacama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, Tuesday, 22 Dec. 2020

Sismo muy débil magnitud 3.4 at 201 km depth

22 Dec 04:34 UTC: Primero en informar: GUG (U. Chile) después de 22 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 22 Dec 2020 04:12:16 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Tuesday, 22 Dec 2020 00:12 (GMT -4)
Magnitud: 3.4
Profundidad: 201.4 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 22.72°S / 67.718°W (Departamento de Potosí, Chile)
Volcán mas cercano: Sairecabur (18 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km al ENE de San Pedro de Atacama (Antofagasta) (pop: 2,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
127 km al ESE de Calama (Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
229 km al OSO de Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
264 km al ESE de Tocopilla (Antofagasta) (pop: 24,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
293 km al ENE de Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
296 km al ONO de San Salvador de Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 305,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
329 km al NO de Ciudad de Salta (Argentina) (pop: 512,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
335 km al OSO de Tarija (Bolivia) (pop: 159,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
376 km al SE de Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
404 km al SSO de Potosí (Bolivia) (pop: 141,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds -2.5°C (27 F), humidity: 67%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from NNE
Fuente primaria de datos: GUG (U. Chile)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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3.4201 km54 Km Al NE De San Pedro De Atacama, BoliviaGUG (U. Chile)
4.0196 km70 Km E of San Pedro De Atacama, Chile, BoliviaUSGS

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