Mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 75 km northwest of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Monday, 8 February 2016 at 23:45 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 24 km depth
9 Feb 00:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.12°S / 71.93°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (245 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||24 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.9||24 km||- 75km WNW of La Ligua, Chile||USGS|
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