Mag. 3.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 44 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 12 February 2017 at 12:15 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 32 km depth
12 Feb 12:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.51°S / 71.61°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) NNW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) S of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||32 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.1||32 km||19 km al SO de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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