A magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit the coast of Coquimbo, Chile. The epicenter lay at a depth of 30 km.
The epicenter was located 46 km northwest of Ovalle (population 77,138), 48 km southwest of Coquimbo (population 161,317) and 57 km southwest of La Serena (population 154,521). Chile.
About 620,000 people live within 100 km.