Mag. 3.5 earthquake - Choapa, 74 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Tuesday, 8 December 2015 at 18:38 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Chile | Coquimbo Region | Santiago Metropolitan
Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 40 km depth
8 Dec 19:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.16°S / 71.62°W (Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) NW of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SW of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NW of Salamanca (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) SSW of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (169 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> 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
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.
|M 3.5||40 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.5||40 km||31 km al NO de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
be the first to report it!There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it