Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Atacama, Chile on Wednesday, 27 November 2019
27 Nov 14:39 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 63.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.24°S / 70.94°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Copiapo (207 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (26 mi) NW of Vallenar (pop: 44,900)
114 km (71 mi) SW of Copiapó (pop: 129,300)
188 km (117 mi) N of La Serena (pop: 154,500)
194 km (121 mi) N of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300)
581 km (361 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 27 Nov 14:23 UTC||M 4.0 / 63 km||Atacama, Chile||EMSC|
|Wed, 27 Nov 14:23 UTC||M 4.0 / 63.1 km||37 Km Al NE De Huasco (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|2019-11-27 10:23:38 -04:00 (27 Nov 14:23:38 UTC)||M 4.2 / 37.5 km||73km NW of Vallenar, Chile||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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