Mag. 3.1 earthquake - 50 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 9 March 2016 at 11:21 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 28 km depth
9 Mar 11:35 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 14 minutes.
Depth: 28.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.858°S / 71.623°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
303 km (188 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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||28 km||35 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 3.1||28 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
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