Mag. 3.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 58 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 4 January 2016 at 10:08 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 34 km depth
4 Jan 10:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.67°S / 71.78°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||34 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.1||34 km||36 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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