Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, Chile, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 7:09 pm (GMT -5) -

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Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, Chile, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 7:09 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 29 km depth

14 Oct 00:13 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
14 Oct 00:27: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 3.9. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 31.0 to 29.0 km (from 19.3 to 18 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 27 km (17 mi) towards ESE.
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Date & time: Oct 14, 2021 00:09:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 7:09 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.56°S / 71.95°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Antipode: 27.56°N / 108.05°E
Nearby towns and cities:
161 km (100 mi) W of Copiapo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) NW of Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) SW of Diego de Almagro (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) NNW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (169 mi) NNW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) SSW of Taltal (Antofagasta) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
301 km (187 mi) NNW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
346 km (215 mi) NNW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
362 km (225 mi) NNW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
668 km (415 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 13.8°C (57 F), humidity: 83%, wind: 12 m/s (23 kts) from SSW
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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