Mag. 3.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 234 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Saturday, 23 January 2016 at 08:19 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 40 km depth
23 Jan 08:35 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Depth: 39.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.674°S / 71.974°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km (47 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (89 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (97 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (145 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (157 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||40 km||51 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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