Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - 95 Km Al NO De Taltal on Wednesday, 9 March 2016
9 Mar 11:42 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 18 minutes.
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.609°S / 70.824°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: La Negrillar (228 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) NW of Taltal (pop: 10,000)
115 km (71 mi) SW of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800)
984 km (612 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 9 Mar 11:24 UTC||M 3.7 / 60 km||95 Km Al NO De Taltal||GUG (U. Chile)|
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