Mag. 2.8 earthquake - El Loa, 31 km south of San Pedro de Atacama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on Wednesday, 23 August 2017 at 10:55 (GMT)

Mag. 2.8 earthquake  - El Loa, 31 km south of San Pedro de Atacama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on Wednesday, 23 August 2017 at 10:55 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 145 km depth

23 Aug 11:14 UTC: Premier à signaler: GUG (U. Chile) après 18 minutes.
Date & time: 23 Aug 2017 10:55:50 UTC
Magnitude: 2.8
Profondeur: 144.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.184°S / 68.256°W (El Loa, Antofagasta, Chili)
Volcan le plus près: Licancabur (55 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km S de San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
106 km SE de Calama (pop: 143,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
224 km ENE de Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
228 km ONO de San Antonio de los Cobres (Salta, Argentine) (pop: 4,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
233 km ESE de Tocopilla (pop: 24,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
1166 km NNE de Santiago du Chili (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 2.8145 km30 km al S de San Pedro de AtacamaGUG (U. Chile)

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Mag. 2.8 earthquake - El Loa, 31 km south of San Pedro de Atacama, Provincia de El Loa, Antofagasta, Chile, on Wednesday, 23 August 2017 at 10:55 (GMT)
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