Mag. 2.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 54 km northwest of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Sunday, 7 May 2017 at 03:20 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 40 km depth
7 May 03:54 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 33 minutes.
Depth: 39.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.046°S / 71.548°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (34 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) NW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (69 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (69 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||40 km||15 km al S de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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