Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 25 Km Al O De Canela Baja on Monday, 20 June 2016 at 17:05 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 31 km depth
20 Jun 17:21 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 16 minutes.
Depth: 30.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.472°S / 71.71°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Canela Alta
54 km (34 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800)
78 km (49 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300)
108 km (67 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100)
112 km (70 mi) SW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900)
118 km (73 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900)
173 km (108 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600)
242 km (151 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 2.9||31 km||25 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
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