International Disaster and Emergency Monitoring Center

Preliminary earthquake data and analysis

Earthquake Report
Base data
Event ID 452509
Event time 2021-05-12 06:17:36 (UTC)
Local time 2021-05-12 10:17:36 - [It was morning in the affected area.]
Last update 2021-05-12 06:31:00 (UTC)
Magnitude 2.8
Depth 113 km
Class Micro
Hypocenter Medium deep
Mercalli scale 1
Possible effects People do not feel any Earth movement.
Data status
Data provider EMSC

Continent South-America
Country Chile
Administration area
Nearest settlement Conchi
Distance 4 km
Course ENE
Surface type underground quake

Risk Analisys
Nearest nuclear power plants
There is no known nuclear power plant nearby.
Nearest marine ports
There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest airports
El Loa Airport (62.20 km)
Nearest volcanoes
San Pedro-San Pablo volcano (25.23 km), Paniri volcano (37.56 km), Azufre, Cerro del volcano (44.69 km), Leon, Cerro del volcano (51.48 km), Inacalari volcano (53.68 km), Ascotan, Cerro volcano (61.50 km), Apagado volcano (63.99 km), Linzor, Volcan volcano (68.29 km), Deslinde volcano (69.64 km), Volcan, El volcano (72.55 km), Chascon, Cerro volcano (72.85 km), Tatio, Volcan volcano (73.63 km)
Quick Analysis
Due to the small magnitude of the earthquake and the deep depth of the hypocenter, no damage is conceivable.