Mag. 3.6 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 46 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 18 January 2016 at 08:14 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 2 km depth
18 Jan 08:28 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 13 minutes.
Depth: 2.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.716°S / 71.641°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (28 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (133 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||2.4 km||25 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 3.6||2 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
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