Mag. 2.5 earthquake - 19 Km Al NO De Punitaqui on Sunday, 25 December 2016 at 22:07 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 45 km depth
25 Dec 22:28 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 21 minutes.
Depth: 45.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.702°S / 71.385°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) S of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) WNW of Calingasta (Argentina) (pop: 8,180) --> See nearby quakes!
314 km (195 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||45 km||19 km al NO de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
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