Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 24 km southwest of Coquimbo, Provincia de Elqui, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 14 September 2016 at 19:44 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 28 km depth
14 Sep 19:58 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.14°S / 71.46°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NNW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) W of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) NW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (105 mi) N of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) SSW of Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
295 km (183 mi) N of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (185 mi) NNW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
377 km (234 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||28 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 2.9||28 km||13 km al N de Tongoy||GUG (U. Chile)|
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