Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - 5 Km Al SO De Ovalle on Monday, 1 February 2016
1 Feb 03:35 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Depth: 60.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.642°S / 71.238°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100)
27 km (17 mi) NW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900)
77 km (48 mi) S of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300)
82 km (51 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500)
84 km (52 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500)
318 km (198 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
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) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 1 Feb 03:19 UTC||M 3.7 / 60.1 km||5 Km Al SO De Ovalle||GUG (U. Chile)|
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