Mag. 3.1 earthquake - Limarí, 48 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 2 March 2016 at 18:48 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 29 km depth
2 Mar 19:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.72°S / 71.68°W (Limarí, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) W of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SSW of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) SW of Vicuña (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (159 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) N of Valparaiso (Valparaíso) (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) N of Quilpué (Valparaíso) (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
320 km (199 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||29 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.1||29 km||42 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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