Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - COQUIMBO, CHILE on Thursday, 28 January 2016
28 Jan 08:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 63.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.65°S / 71.2°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) S of Ovalle (pop: 77,100)
24 km (15 mi) NW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900)
79 km (49 mi) S of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300)
83 km (51 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500)
83 km (52 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500)
317 km (197 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 28 Jan 07:44 UTC||M 3.9 / 63 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|Thu, 28 Jan 07:44 UTC||M 3.9 / 63.5 km||5 Km Al S De Ovalle||GUG (U. Chile)|
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