Mag. 3.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 45 km west of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Wednesday, 20 January 2016 at 01:41 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 33 km depth
20 Jan 02:00 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 18 minutes.
Depth: 32.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.387°S / 71.7°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (210 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) W of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) NNW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) NW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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||33 km||45 km al O de La Ligua||GUG (U. Chile)|
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