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Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Coquimbo, Chile on Sunday, 2 August 2020
Date & time: Sunday, 2 August 2020 11:56 UTC
Depth: 67.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.06°S / 71.32°W
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109
joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 2 Aug 2020|
|Sun, 2 Aug 11:56 UTC||M 3.0 / 67 km||19 km al S de La Serena (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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