Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Limarí, 34 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 at 01:04 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.3 quake Limarí, 26 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, 10 February 2016 00:33 GMT, which had occurred 32 minutes earlier.
Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Limarí, 34 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 at 01:04 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 32 km depth

10 Feb 01:20 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 32.0 to 31.0 km.
Feb 10 07:48: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 31.0 to 32.0 km.
Date & time: 10 Feb 2016 01:04:36 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.63°S / 71.55°W (Limarí, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) W of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) W of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SSW of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) SW of Vicuña (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
268 km (166 mi) N of Valparaiso (Valparaíso) (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
326 km (202 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
344 km (214 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 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.332 km33 km al NO de PunitaquiGUG (U. Chile)
M 4.731 km- 37km W of Ovalle, ChileUSGS
M 4.633 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGFZ

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
cheraga / Light shaking (MMI IV)
cheraga / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Limarí, 34 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 at 01:04 (GMT)

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