Mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 56 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Tuesday, 8 December 2015 at 14:26 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 38 km depth
8 Dec 14:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.84°S / 71.72°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) WSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (191 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||38 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.9||39 km||44 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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