Mag. 3.9 earthquake - 44 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Tuesday, 1 March 2016 at 09:15 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 34 km depth
1 Mar 09:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.67°S / 71.65°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) W of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (72 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
324 km (201 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
342 km (213 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||34 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 4.0||39 km||46 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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