Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 109 km north of La Serena, Elqui, Coquimbo, Chile, on Friday, 3 April 2020 at 08:48 (GMT) -

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 109 km north of La Serena, Elqui, Coquimbo, Chile, on Friday, 3 April 2020 at 08:48 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 48 km depth

3 Apr 08:54 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Apr 3 09:22: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 54.0 to 48.0 km.
Date & time: 3 Apr 2020 08:48:00 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 48.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.98°S / 71.63°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km (60 mi) WSW of Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) NNW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NNW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) NW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) NNW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) SW of Copiapo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) N of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
330 km (205 mi) SSW of Diego de Almagro (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
388 km (241 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
507 km (315 mi) N of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.748 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGFZ
4.840 kmOffshore Atacama, ChileEMSC
5.043 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGeoAu
4.849 km102km NNW of La Serena, ChileUSGS
4.865 km57 km al NO de La Higuera (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
5.110 kmOff Coast of Central ChileUSP
4.742 kmOCEANO PACIFICO (Argentina) (Chile)INPRES

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