Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, Chile, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 5:30 pm (GMT -5) -
Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 25 km depth
15 Jan 22:44 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 15, 2022 22:30:47 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 5:30 pm (GMT -5)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||38.63°S / 75.14°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)|
|Antipode||38.63°N / 104.86°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearby towns and cities||703 km (437 mi) SSW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 15.8°C (60 F), humidity: 68%, wind: 9 m/s (17 kts) from SSW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.5||25 km||OFF COAST OF ARAUCANIA, CHILE||EMSC|
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