Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - 16 Km Al O De Ovalle on Saturday, 6 February 2016
6 Feb 07:42 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 37 minutes.
Depth: 52.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.661°S / 71.354°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100)
38 km (24 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900)
79 km (49 mi) S of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300)
85 km (53 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500)
93 km (58 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500)
318 km (198 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 6 Feb 07:05 UTC||M 3.3 / 52.1 km||16 Km Al O De Ovalle||GUG (U. Chile)|
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