Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 53 km northwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 22 November 2015 at 05:57 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.8 quake Choapa, 36 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, 16 September 2015 22:54 GMT, which had occurred 9 weeks earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 53 km northwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 22 November 2015 at 05:57 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 38 km depth

22 Nov 06:21 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 23 minutes.
Date & time: 22 Nov 2015 05:57:39 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 38.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.411°S / 71.708°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) WNW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) SW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WNW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (181 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
353 km (219 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
372 km (231 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.838 km27 km al SO de TongoyGUG (U. Chile)
M 4.730 kmOFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC
M 4.710 km- 74km SW of Coquimbo, ChileUSGS

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Tongoy (Chile, 47 km E of epicenter) : Felt Earthquake in Coquimbo Region. (reported through EMSC)
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