Mag. 3.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 235 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Thursday, 21 January 2016 at 04:27 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 40 km depth
21 Jan 04:49 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 22 minutes.
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.799°S / 72.196°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km (61 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (157 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||40 km||66 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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