Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - 49 km southeast of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 17 April 2021 at 06:59 (GMT) -

Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - 49 km southeast of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 17 April 2021 at 06:59 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 102 km depth

17 Apr 07:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
17 Apr 07:14: Now using data updates from GUG (U. Chile)
17 Apr 07:38: Magnitude recalculated from 3.3 to 3.2. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 102.1 to 102.2 km (from 63 to 64 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.9 km (2.4 mi) towards SSW.
Date & time: 17 Apr 2021 06:59:45 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 102.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.007°S / 70.889°W (Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (187 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSE of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NNE of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) N of San Felipe (Valparaíso) (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NNE of Hacienda La Calera (Valparaíso) (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) N of Llaillay (San Felipe de Aconcagua, Valparaíso) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NNW of Andes (Valparaíso) (pop: 56,900) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) N of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (112 mi) N of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (147 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.2102 km26 Km Al S De Salamanca, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
3.2102 kmCOQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC

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