Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 111 Km Al NO De Canela Baja on Friday, 9 December 2016 at 14:07 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 44 km depth
9 Dec 14:21 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 14 minutes.
Depth: 43.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.953°S / 72.507°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
131 km (81 mi) WSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) WSW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) SW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) SW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) WSW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) NW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
329 km (204 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||44 km||111 km al NO de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.