Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 44 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 18 January 2016 at 17:33 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 42 km depth
18 Jan 17:53 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 42.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.62°S / 71.66°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) W of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (69 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
330 km (205 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
348 km (216 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||42 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.6||42 km||43 km al SO de Tongoy||GUG (U. Chile)|
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