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Latest quakes in or near Vallenar, Atacama, Chile, in the past 24 hours on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 24, 2022 21:10 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 5
  • 1 quake between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 1 quake between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 24 hours, Vallenar was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.2, 1 quake of magnitude 3.1, and 1 quake of magnitude 2.5.
A moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake occurred in Atacama, Chile, 17 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.5 | 113 km NW of San José de Jachal, Departamento de Jachal, San Juan, Argentina -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 5.2 | 57 km NW of Vallenar, Huasco, Atacama, Chile -

Recent quakes above magnitude 2.0 in or near Vallenar, Atacama, Chile (updated )

Past 24 hours:3 quakes | 1 quake M2+ | 1 quake M3+ | 0 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 7 days:12 quakes | 5 quakes M2+ | 5 quakes M3+ | 0 quakes M4+ | 2 quakes M5+
Past 30 days:47 quakes | 27 quakes M2+ | 15 quakes M3+ | 3 quakes M4+ | 2 quakes M5+
Past 90 days:196 quakes | 88 quakes M2+ | 89 quakes M3+ | 15 quakes M4+ | 4 quakes M5+
Past 365 days:939 quakes | 454 quakes M2+ | 399 quakes M3+ | 73 quakes M4+ | 13 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (3 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Tuesday, May 24, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
May 24, 2022 5:50 am (GMT -3) (May 24, 2022 08:50 GMT)
2.5

111 km
113 km northwest of San José de Jachal, Departamento de Jachal, San Juan, Argentina 1 reportMoreMap
May 24, 2022 3:14 am (GMT -4) (May 24, 2022 07:14 GMT)
3.1

93 km
71 km east of Copiapo, Atacama, Chile
I FELT IT
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May 23, 2022 11:47 pm (GMT -4) (May 24, 2022 03:47 GMT)
5.2

47 km
57 km northwest of Vallenar, Huasco, Atacama, Chile
I FELT IT - 7 reports
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 952 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Vallenar Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Vallenar?

The last earthquake in Vallenar occurred 12 hours ago: Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 113 km northwest of San José de Jachal, Departamento de Jachal, San Juan, Argentina, on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 5:50 am (GMT -3).

How many quakes were there in Vallenar today?

In the past 24 hours, Vallenar, Atacama, Chile had 3 quakes up to magnitude 5.2.

What was the strongest quake in Vallenar today?

The strongest earthquake in Vallenar today occurred 17 hours ago: Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - 57 km northwest of Vallenar, Huasco, Atacama, Chile, on Monday, May 23, 2022 at 11:47 pm (GMT -4).

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