Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - 19 km southeast of Ancud, Chiloe, Los Lagos, Chile, on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at 20:26 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 44 km depth
2 Jan 20:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 44.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.99°S / 73.66°W (Chiloe, Los Lagos, Chile)
Antipode: 41.99°N / 106.34°E
Nearest volcano: Apagado (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SE of Ancud (Chiloe, Los Lagos) (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) N of Dalcahue (Los Lagos) (pop: 13,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Calbuco (Llanquihue, Los Lagos) (pop: 12,500) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) N of Castro (Chiloe, Los Lagos) (pop: 29,900) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) N of Chonchi (Chiloe, Los Lagos) (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SW of Puerto Montt (Los Lagos) (pop: 160,100) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SW of Puerto Varas (Llanquihue) (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) N of Quellon (Chiloe, Los Lagos) (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) SSW of Osorno (Los Lagos) (pop: 135,800) --> See nearby quakes!
985 km (612 mi) SSW of Santiago de Chile (Metropolitana) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.4||44 km||Isla Chiloe, Los Lagos, Chile||EMSC|
|3.4||44 km||19 km al SE de Ancud (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
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