Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 57 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 21 April 2017 at 19:42 (GMT)

Mag. 2.7 earthquake  - 57 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 21 April 2017 at 19:42 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 45 km depth

21 Apr 20:00 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Apr 2017 19:42:55 UTC
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 44.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.986°S / 71.597°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (36 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WSW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) NW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) N of Hacienda La Calera (Valparaíso) (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) NNW of San Felipe (Valparaíso) (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (180 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.745 km37 km al SO de PunitaquiGUG (U. Chile)

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Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 57 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 21 April 2017 at 19:42 (GMT)
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