Mag. 3.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 69 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Thursday, 3 December 2015 at 19:40 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 40 km depth
3 Dec 21:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 60 minutes.
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.68°S / 71.91°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) W of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) SW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) NW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (163 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
331 km (206 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
349 km (217 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||40 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.5||40 km||61 km al SO de Tongoy||GUG (U. Chile)|
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