Mag. 3.7 earthquake - 37 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 16 January 2016 at 02:33 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 33 km depth
16 Jan 02:49 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 16 minutes.
Depth: 33.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.665°S / 71.579°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
323 km (201 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||33 km||36 km al NO de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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