Mag. 3.7 earthquake - 83 km southwest of Vallenar, Provincia de Huasco, Atacama, Chile, on Thu, 27 Dec 2012 03:05 (America/Santiago)

Mag. 3.7 earthquake  - 83 km southwest of Vallenar, Provincia de Huasco, Atacama, Chile, on Thu, 27 Dec 2012 03:05 (America/Santiago)

Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 67 km depth

27 Dec 22:14 UTC: Premier à signaler: GUG (U. Chile) après 15 heures.
Date & time: 27 Dec 2012 07:05:18 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thu, 27 Dec 2012 03:05 (America/Santiago)
Magnitude: 3.7
Profondeur: 67.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.095°S / 71.365°W (Provincia de Huasco, Atacama, Chili)
Nearby towns and cities:
83 km SO de Vallenar (pop: 44,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
91 km N de La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
95 km N de Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
122 km NNO de Vicuña (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
168 km N de Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
182 km NNO de Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
217 km SSO de Copiapó (pop: 129,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
283 km N de Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
330 km SSO de Diego de Almagro (pop: 18,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
490 km N de Santiago du Chili (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 3.767 km49 km al N de La HigueraGUG (U. Chile)

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Mag. 3.7 earthquake - 83 km southwest of Vallenar, Provincia de Huasco, Atacama, Chile, on Thu, 27 Dec 2012 03:05 (America/Santiago)
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