Mag. 2.7 earthquake - COQUIMBO, CHILE, on Thursday, 11 August 2016 at 13:03 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Chile | Coquimbo Region | Region de Valparaiso | Santiago Metropolitan
Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 29 km depth
11 Aug 13:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.67°S / 71.53°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
321 km (199 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 2.7||29 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 2.7||29 km||32 km al NO de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.