Mag. 3.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 70 km west of Valparaiso, Chile, on Thursday, 16 February 2017 at 11:49 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 32 km depth
16 Feb 12:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.1°S / 72.38°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (242 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
70 km (44 mi) W of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) W of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) W of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) W of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) WSW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (79 mi) WNW of Melipilla (pop: 63,100) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) WNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) WNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.2||32 km||OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.2||33 km||71 km al O de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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