Mag. 3.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 71 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 27 May 2017 at 23:47 (GMT)

Mag. 3.2 earthquake  - South Pacific Ocean, 71 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 27 May 2017 at 23:47 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 34 km depth

28 May 00:04 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 27 May 2017 23:47:12 UTC
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.96°S / 71.81°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WSW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) NW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.234 km OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC

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Mag. 3.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 71 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 27 May 2017 at 23:47 (GMT)
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