Mag. 3.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 346 km northwest of Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Tuesday, 6 December 2016 at 22:49 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 29 km depth
6 Dec 23:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.61°S / 72.14°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) W of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) SW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) NW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) WSW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
274 km (170 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
274 km (170 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
346 km (215 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||29 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.3||21 km||74 km al SO de Tongoy||GUG (U. Chile)|
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