Débil terremoto magnitud 3.7 - 83 km SW of Vallenar, Provincia de Huasco, Atacama, Chile, jueves, 27 dic. 2012

Débil terremoto magnitud 3.7 - 83 km SW of Vallenar, Provincia de Huasco, Atacama, Chile, jueves, 27 dic. 2012

Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 67 km depth

27 Dec 22:14 UTC: Primero en informar: GUG (U. Chile) después de 15 horas.
Fecha & hora: 27 Dec 2012 07:05:18 UTC
Hora local al epicentro: Thu, 27 Dec 2012 03:05 (America/Santiago)
Magnitud: 3.7
Profundidad: 67.4 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 29.095°S / 71.365°W (Huasco, Región de Atacama, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
83 km al SO de Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
91 km al N de La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
95 km al N de Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
122 km al NNO de Vicuña (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
168 km al N de Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
182 km al NNO de Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
217 km al SSO de Copiapó (pop: 129,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
283 km al N de Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
330 km al SSO de Diego de Almagro (pop: 18,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
490 km al N de Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GUG (U. Chile)
Energía liberada estimada: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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M 3.767 km49 km al N de La HigueraGUG (U. Chile)

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Débil terremoto magnitud 3.7 - 83 km SW of Vallenar, Provincia de Huasco, Atacama, Chile, jueves, 27 dic. 2012
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