Mag. 3.0 earthquake - Limarí Province, 26 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 14 December 2015 at 22:37 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 38 km depth
14 Dec 22:53 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.76°S / 71.4°W (Limarí Province, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) SW of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) W of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) S of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (192 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||38 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.0||38 km||16 km al NO de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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