Mag. 3.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 30 km west of Coquimbo, Provincia de Elqui, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 at 04:04 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 25 km depth
24 Aug 04:20 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.03°S / 71.64°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) WSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) W of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) NW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) SSW of Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
272 km (169 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
323 km (200 mi) SSW of Copiapo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
393 km (244 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.4||25 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.4||25 km||29 km al NO de Tongoy||GUG (U. Chile)|
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