Mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 55 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 18 November 2016 at 22:32 (GMT)

Mag. 3.9 earthquake  - South Pacific Ocean, 55 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 18 November 2016 at 22:32 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 33 km depth

18 Nov 22:49 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 17 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 31.0 to 32.6 km.
Date & time: 18 Nov 2016 22:32:12 UTC
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 32.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.522°S / 71.737°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) NW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (159 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.933 km30 km al SO de Canela BajaGUG (U. Chile)
M 3.933 km OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC

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Mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 55 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 18 November 2016 at 22:32 (GMT)
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