Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 270 km northwest of Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Saturday, 22 April 2017 at 05:01 (GMT)

Mag. 3.0 earthquake  - South Pacific Ocean, 270 km northwest of Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Saturday, 22 April 2017 at 05:01 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 43 km depth

22 Apr 05:13 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 22 Apr 2017 05:01:39 UTC
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 43.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.38°S / 72.13°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
288 km (179 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.043 km OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC
M 3.043 km64 km al O de Canela BajaGUG (U. Chile)

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Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 270 km northwest of Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Saturday, 22 April 2017 at 05:01 (GMT)
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