Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Limarí Province, 19 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 5 December 2015 at 14:55 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 43 km depth
5 Dec 15:14 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 19 minutes.
Depth: 42.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.741°S / 71.315°W (Limarí Province, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SW of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (21 mi) W of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) S of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
309 km (192 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||43 km||11 km al NO de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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