Mag. 3.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 43 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 17 January 2016 at 22:51 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 32 km depth
17 Jan 23:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.7°S / 71.62°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (92 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (145 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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|M 3.7||32 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.7||32 km||25 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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