An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 5.6 has been recorded near Illapel, Chile on 18 April 2016 11:38:38. The earthquake epicenter was located at precisely 9km S of Illapel, Chile and at a depth of approximately 39.42 km. No tsunami alert have been issued following this earthquake. Other details about the earthquake were not immediately available, and there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. We will update this report as soon as we have more information.
Below is a map showing the location of the earthquake and additional information pertaining to the exact location of the epicenter.
Magnitude: 5.6Location: 9km S of Illapel, ChileTime in GMT: 18 April 2016 11:38:38Latitude of Epicenter: -31.7154Longitude of Epicenter: -71.1747Depth: 39.42 km