Mag. 3.5 earthquake - ATACAMA, CHILE, on Fri, 30 Nov 2012 16:29 (America/Santiago)
Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 42 km depth
30 Nov 21:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 31 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Fri, 30 Nov 2012 16:29 (America/Santiago)
Depth: 42.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.86°S / 71.31°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (39 mi) WSW of Vallenar (pop: 44,900)
116 km (72 mi) N of La Serena (pop: 154,500)
122 km (76 mi) N of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300)
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500)
192 km (119 mi) SSW of Copiapo (pop: 129,300)
194 km (121 mi) N of Ovalle (pop: 77,100)
207 km (129 mi) N of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900)
515 km (320 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||42 km||ATACAMA, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.5||55 km||46 km al S de Huasco||GUG (U. Chile)|
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