Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 53 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 12 August 2016 at 19:46 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 28 km depth
12 Aug 19:59 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.74°S / 71.73°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) N of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) NNW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
319 km (198 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
337 km (210 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.2||28 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.2||29 km||46 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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