Mag. 2.5 earthquake - 16 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 16 November 2016 at 18:02 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 47 km depth
16 Nov 18:21 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 18 minutes.
Depth: 46.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.652°S / 71.36°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) S of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) N of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) NNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) WNW of Calingasta (San Juan, Argentina) (pop: 8,180) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
319 km (198 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||47 km||16 km al O de Ovalle||GUG (U. Chile)|
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