Mag. 3.1 earthquake - 18 km north of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Thursday, 8 September 2016 at 22:56 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
8 Sep 23:14 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 18 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.443°S / 71.179°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) N of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSE of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) N of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) N of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (131 mi) S of Vallenar (Atacama) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (180 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
339 km (211 mi) N of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||10 km||18 km al N de Ovalle||GUG (U. Chile)|
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