Mag. 3.5 earthquake - Copiapó Province, 105 km east of Copiapo, Atacama, Chile, on Sunday, 12 August 2018 at 07:39 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 113 km depth
12 Aug 07:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 minutes.
Depth: 113.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.39°S / 69.27°W (Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Copiapo (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
105 km (65 mi) E of Copiapo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) SE of Diego de Almagro (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) WNW of Tinogasta (Catamarca, Argentina) (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) NE of Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (156 mi) SSE of Taltal (Antofagasta) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (163 mi) NW of Chilecito (La Rioja, Argentina) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
340 km (211 mi) NE of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
349 km (217 mi) NE of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
403 km (251 mi) NNE of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
688 km (427 mi) N of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||113 km||ATACAMA, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.5||113 km||98 km al E de Tierra Amarilla||GUG (U. Chile)|
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