Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 40 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Thursday, 8 October 2015 at 04:30 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 44 km depth
8 Oct 12:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 8 hours.
Depth: 43.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.889°S / 71.458°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) SW of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) WSW of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) S of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
296 km (184 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||44 km||20 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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