Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 342 km north of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Thursday, 27 October 2016 at 03:39 (GMT)

Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 342 km north of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Thursday, 27 October 2016 at 03:39 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 30 km depth

27 Oct 03:56 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 16 minutes.
Oct 27 04:00: Magnitude recalculated from 2.9 to 3.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 27.3 to 29.5 km.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2016 03:39:59 UTC
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 29.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.6°S / 71.985°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) W of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) NW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (169 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
277 km (172 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (173 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
342 km (212 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.230 km61 km al SO de TongoyGUG (U. Chile)
M 3.230 kmOFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC

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