Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Limarí Province, 42 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 4 January 2016 at 06:40 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 52 km depth
4 Jan 06:56 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Depth: 52.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.922°S / 71.432°W (Limarí Province, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) S of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||52 km||20 km al SO de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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