Mag. 3.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 39 km southwest of Coquimbo, Provincia de Elqui, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 8 August 2016 at 16:08 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 51 km depth
8 Aug 16:28 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 20 minutes.
Depth: 51.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.22°S / 71.6°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) SW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) NW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) WSW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) SSW of Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) N of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
371 km (231 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
389 km (242 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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||51 km||11 km al O de Tongoy||GUG (U. Chile)|
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