Mag. 4.6 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 64 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on 2015-10-04 06:06:41 -03:00
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 30 km depth
4 Oct 10:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 3 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-10-04 06:06:41 -03:00
Depth: 30.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.8058°S / 71.8264°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km (40 mi) WSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
315 km (196 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||30 km||- 64km WSW of Ovalle, Chile||USGS|
|M 4.6||10 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
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