Mag. 2.5 earthquake - 30 km northwest of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Thursday, 10 August 2017 at 09:49 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 55 km depth
10 Aug 10:08 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 18 minutes.
Depth: 54.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.505°S / 71.45°W (Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) N of Quillota (Valparaíso) (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) N of Valparaiso (Valparaíso) (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) S of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||55 km||12 km al S de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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