Mag. 3.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 50 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 at 13:52 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Chile | Coquimbo Region | Region de Valparaiso | Santiago Metropolitan
Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 23 km depth
20 Jul 14:07 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Depth: 22.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.696°S / 71.692°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 3.1||23 km||29 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 3.1||23 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
be the first to report it!There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it