Mag. 3.0 earthquake - Petorca, 33 km northeast of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 at 01:03 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 62 km depth
26 Jul 01:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 62.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.19°S / 71.06°W (Petorca, Region de Valparaiso, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (179 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) NNE of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) S of Salamanca (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) S of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NNE of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) NNW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) NNE of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||62 km||VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.0||62 km||14 km al NO de Petorca||GUG (U. Chile)|
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