Mag. 3.3 earthquake - 18 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 24 February 2016 at 08:16 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 42 km depth
24 Feb 09:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 49 minutes.
Depth: 42.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.69°S / 71.36°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) WSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) S of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) N of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) NNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (162 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
315 km (196 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||42 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.3||42 km||18 km al SO de Ovalle||GUG (U. Chile)|
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