Mag. 3.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 61 km northwest of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, 18 August 2017 at 16:07 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 17 km depth
18 Aug 16:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.14°S / 71.76°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) NW 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||17 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.2||17 km||35 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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