Mag. 4.9 earthquake - Northern Chile on Saturday, 21 September 2019 at 00:36 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Northern Chile on Saturday, 21 September 2019 at 00:36 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 116 km depth

21 Sep 00:41 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 5 minutes.
Profondeur recalculée de 122.0 à 116.0 km.
Date & time: 21 Sep 2019 12:36:08 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.9
Profondeur: 116.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.15°S / 68.58°W (Chili)
Volcan le plus près: San Pedro (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km NE de Calama (pop: 143,100)
93 km NNW de San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000)
167 km E de Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
250 km NE de Antofagasta (pop: 309,800)
267 km SW de Colchani (Bolivie) (pop: 12,000)
270 km SE de Iquique (pop: 227,500)
446 km SSE de Arica (pop: 186,000)
1274 km N de Santiago du Chili (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.9116 kmNorthern ChileGFZ
M 4.910 kmNorthern ChileUSP
M 4.51 kmAntofagasta, ChileEMSC
M 4.598 km68km ENE of Calama, ChileUSGS
M 4.5125 km52 km al NE de Calama (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
M 4.798 kmNorthern ChileUSP

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