Mag. 2.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 90 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 23 December 2016 at 21:18 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 35 km depth
23 Dec 21:42 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 24 minutes.
Depth: 34.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.826°S / 72.09°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (100 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) NW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) NNW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (141 mi) NW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (152 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> 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||35 km||55 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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