Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 73 km northwest of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, 2 September 2016 at 13:03 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 23 km depth
2 Sep 13:21 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 18 minutes.
Depth: 22.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.152°S / 71.921°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (242 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
73 km (45 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (69 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) NW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (128 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||23 km||47 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 3.8||23 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
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