Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 83 km northwest of Coquimbo, Elqui, Chile, on Saturday, 21 Nov 1.31 pm (GMT -5) -

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 83 km northwest of Coquimbo, Elqui, Chile, on Saturday, 21 Nov 1.31 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 41 km depth

21 Nov 18:36 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 5 minutes.
21 Nov 21:22: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.2. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 41.0 km (from 6.2 to 25 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 159 km (99 mi) towards E.
Date & time: 21 Nov 2020 06:31:12 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 21 Nov 1.31 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 41.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.339°S / 71.827°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
83 km (52 mi) NW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300)
84 km (52 mi) NW of La Serena (pop: 154,500)
133 km (82 mi) NW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500)
134 km (83 mi) SW of Vallenar (pop: 44,900)
153 km (95 mi) NNW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100)
172 km (107 mi) NNW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900)
471 km (293 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
769 km (478 mi) WNW of Cordoba (Argentina) (pop: 1,428,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 15.4°C (60 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 9 m/s (17 kts) from SSW
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.241 kmOCEANO PACIFICO (Argentina), ChileINPRES
M 4.310 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGFZ
M 4.150 km55 Km Al O De La Higuera, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
M 4.427 km97 Km NW of Coquimbo, ChileUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Quillota quinta región Chile (397.5 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
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