Mag. 3.1 earthquake - Elqui Province, 2.9 km east of Coquimbo, Provincia de Elqui, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Tuesday, 28 March 2017 at 16:53 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 53 km depth
28 Mar 17:09 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.96°S / 71.31°W (Elqui Province, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ESE of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) SW of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) W of Vicuña (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) N of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NNW of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) SSW of Vallenar (Atacama) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) N of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
277 km (172 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
304 km (189 mi) SSW of Copiapo (Atacama) (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
394 km (245 mi) N of Santiago de Chile (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||53 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.1||52 km||11 km al S de La Serena||GUG (U. Chile)|
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