Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 16 km west of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Tuesday, 6 September 2016 at 08:13 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 52 km depth
6 Sep 08:33 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.4°S / 71.39°W (Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (186 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NW of Llaillay (San Felipe de Aconcagua) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) N of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNE of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) WNW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SSW of Salamanca (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||52 km||VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.6||52 km||16 km al O de La Ligua||GUG (U. Chile)|
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