Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 44 km northwest of Talcahuano, Provincia de Concepcion, Region del Biobio, Chile, on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at 09:05 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 13 km depth
19 Mar 09:14 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 8 minutes.
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.513°S / 73.527°W↗ (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Antipode: 36.513°N / 106.473°E↗
Nearest volcano: Nevados de Chillán (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) WNW of Talcahuano (pop: 253,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) WNW of Tomé (pop: 46,700) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) WNW of Penco (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NW of Chiguayante (pop: 82,500) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NNW of Coronel (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) NNW of Lota (pop: 49,800) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NNW of Arauco (pop: 24,700) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) W of Chillan (pop: 150,400) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) NW of Los Angeles (pop: 125,400) --> See nearby quakes!
429 km (267 mi) SW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||13 km||55 km al NO de Concepción||GUG (U. Chile)|
|3.3||13 km||OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE||EMSC|
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