Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Départs garantis:
8-16 mai 2021: Montagnes de Feu - du Stromboli à l'Etna - Eoliennes + Etna
: Places libres / : Départ garanti / : Quelques places disponibles / : Groupe fermé
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 56 Km Al SO De Ollagüe (Chile) on Thursday, 10 September 2020

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 56 Km Al SO De Ollagüe (Chile) on Thursday, 10 September 2020
10 Sep 20:12 UTC: Premier à signaler: GUG (U. Chile) après 15 minutes.
Date & time: Thursday, 10 September 2020 19:57 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 129.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.675°S / 68.495°W (Chili)
Nearest volcano: San Pedro (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
98 km NE de Calama (pop: 143,100)
98 km SW de Villa Alota (pop: 100)
141 km NW de San Pedro de Atacama (pop: 2,000)
148 km SW de San Cristóbal (pop: 100)
182 km NE de Tocopilla (pop: 24,500)
1327 km N de Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience and submit a short "I felt it" report! Other users would love to hear about it!
Also if you did NOT feel the quake although you were in the area, please report it! Your contribution is valuable also to earthquake science and earthquake hazard analysis and mitigation efforts. You can use your device location or the map to indicate where you were during the earthquake. Thank you!

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.
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 10 Sep 19:57 UTCM 4.3 / 129.3 km56 Km Al SO De Ollagüe (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 10 Sep 19:57 UTCM 4.3 / 125 km4.3 Antofagasta, ChileEMSC
Thu, 10 Sep 19:57 UTCM 4.3 / 131.8 km88 Km NNE of Calama, ChileUSGS
Thu, 10 Sep 19:57 UTCM 4.5 / 132 kmChile-Bolivia Border RegionUSP

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
201.1 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 56 Km Al SO De Ollagüe (Chile) on Thursday, 10 September 2020

Map of earlier quakes

Plus sur VolcanoDiscovery

Why is there advertising on this site?

Support us!

Maintaining the website and our free apps is a time- and cost-intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support our team to develop further features and get the upgraded ad-free version, consider making a donation (PayPal or Online cc payment).
Planned features:
  • Weather reports
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Design upgrades
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive back to 1900
  • Additional data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyright: VolcanoDiscovery ou autres sources indiquées.
Utilisation des documents: Les textes, les images et les vidéos de ce site internet sont protégées par copyright. Toute reproduction et tout usage sans accord préalable ne sont pas autorisés. Si vous désirez acquérir pour certains documents (photos, vidéos, textes ou autres) le droit de reproduction, d'édition et, plus généralement, de toute utilisation destinée à un usage public, qu'elle soit commerciale ou pas, vous êtes priés de nous contacter.