Mag. 3.1 earthquake - 7.5 km southeast of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 14 September 2016 at 20:40 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 46 km depth
14 Sep 20:54 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 46.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.66°S / 71.16°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SSE of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SSE of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) N of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) N of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) N of Quilpué (Valparaíso) (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
315 km (196 mi) N of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||46 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.0||47 km||7 km al SE de Ovalle||GUG (U. Chile)|
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