Mag. 3.0 earthquake - Provincia de Elqui, 35 km north of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 at 19:59 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 53 km depth
20 Jul 20:14 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Depth: 52.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.294°S / 71.266°W (Provincia de Elqui, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) N of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) WSW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) N of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (123 mi) SSW of Vallenar (Atacama) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
288 km (179 mi) N of Quillota (Valparaíso) (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
305 km (189 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) N of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||53 km||19 km al O de Andacollo||GUG (U. Chile)|
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