Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 77 km east of Copiapo, Atacama, Chile, on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 at 08:17 (GMT)

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 77 km east of Copiapo, Atacama, Chile, on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 at 08:17 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 113 km depth

10 May 08:34 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 16 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 102.6 to 112.7 km.
Date & time: 10 May 2017 08:17:44 UTC
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 112.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.405°S / 69.557°W (Provincia de Copiapo, Atacama, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Copiapo (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
77 km (48 mi) E of Copiapo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) SSE of Diego de Almagro (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) NE of Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) SSE of Taltal (Antofagasta) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
281 km (175 mi) NW of Chilecito (La Rioja, Argentina) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
323 km (201 mi) NNE of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 mi) NNE of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
390 km (242 mi) NNE of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
426 km (265 mi) SSE of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
681 km (423 mi) N of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.2113 km70 km al E de Tierra AmarillaGUG (U. Chile)
M 4.4133 km ATACAMA, CHILEEMSC
M 4.4133 km- 62km E of Copiapo, ChileUSGS

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Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 77 km east of Copiapo, Atacama, Chile, on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 at 08:17 (GMT)
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