Mag. 3.3 earthquake - 117 km southeast of Copiapo, Atacama, Chile, on Saturday, 12 May 2018 at 16:57 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 108 km depth
Depth: 108.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.032°S / 69.405°W (Provincia de Copiapo, Atacama, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Copiapo (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
117 km (73 mi) SE of Copiapo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) ENE of Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) SSE of Diego de Almagro (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) WNW of Chilecito (La Rioja, Argentina) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) NNW of San José de Jachal (San Juan, Argentina) (pop: 21,000) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) NE of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) NE of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
293 km (182 mi) WNW of La Rioja (Argentina) (pop: 162,600) --> See nearby quakes!
335 km (208 mi) NNE of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
615 km (382 mi) N of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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||108 km||104 km al SE de Tierra Amarilla||GUG (U. Chile)|
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