Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 333 km northwest of Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Sunday, 28 February 2016 at 02:50 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 35 km depth
28 Feb 03:35 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 44 minutes.
Depth: 34.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.71°S / 72.064°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
84 km (52 mi) W of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) NW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||35 km||74 km al SO de Tongoy||GUG (U. Chile)|
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