Mag. 3.1 earthquake - 54 Km Al NE De La Serena on Tue, 22 Jan 2013 06:45 (America/Santiago)

Mag. 3.1 earthquake  - 54 Km Al NE De La Serena on Tue, 22 Jan 2013 06:45 (America/Santiago)

Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 70 km depth

Date & time: 22 Jan 2013 09:45:52 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 22 Jan 2013 06:45 (America/Santiago)
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.455°S / 71.029°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) WNW of Piritas (Provincia de Elqui)
13 km (8 mi) E of Quebrada Seca (Provincia de Elqui)
18 km (11 mi) SE of El Trapiche (Provincia de Elqui)
54 km (34 mi) NNE of La Serena (Provincia de Elqui) (pop: 154,500)
63 km (39 mi) NNE of Coquimbo (Provincia de Elqui) (pop: 161,300)
71 km (44 mi) NNW of Vicuña (Elqui) (pop: 13,500)
333 km (207 mi) NW of San Juan (Departamento de Capital, Argentina) (pop: 447,000)
447 km (277 mi) N of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 3.170 km54 km al NE de La SerenaGUG (U. Chile)

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