Mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 55 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 5 March 2016 at 06:36 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 34 km depth
5 Mar 06:56 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 20 minutes.
Depth: 34.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.835°S / 71.707°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) WSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (192 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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||43 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 3.9||34 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
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