Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE on Tuesday, 8 November 2016
8 Nov 08:58 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.59°S / 73.53°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Nevados de Chillán (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) NW of Talcahuano (pop: 253,000)
50 km (31 mi) NW of Concepción (pop: 215,400)
51 km (31 mi) NW of Penco (pop: 46,100)
51 km (32 mi) W of Tomé (pop: 46,700)
58 km (36 mi) NW of Chiguayante (pop: 82,500)
436 km (271 mi) SW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 8 Nov 08:42 UTC||M 3.1 / 20 km||OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE||EMSC|
|Tue, 8 Nov 08:42 UTC||M 3.1 / 20 km||50 Km Al NO De Concepción||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
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