Mag. 3.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 46 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Tuesday, 19 January 2016 at 23:35 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 23 km depth
20 Jan 00:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 34 minutes.
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.65°S / 71.65°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (28 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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