Mag. 3.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 51 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 4 January 2016 at 05:53 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 33 km depth
4 Jan 06:14 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 20 minutes.
Depth: 32.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.67°S / 71.725°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) W of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (164 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
326 km (203 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
345 km (214 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||33 km||48 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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