Mag. 2.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 61 km northwest of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Sunday, 27 November 2016 at 16:54 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 25 km depth
27 Nov 17:07 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 13 minutes.
Depth: 25.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.151°S / 71.772°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (123 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.8||25 km||36 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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