Mag. 3.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 64 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 1 January 2016 at 19:00 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 15 km depth
1 Jan 19:19 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.42°S / 71.8°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km (40 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
251 km (156 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||15 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.3||15 km||33 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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