Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Limarí, 53 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Thursday, 17 September 2015 at 07:11 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Chile | Coquimbo Region | Region de Valparaiso | Santiago Metropolitan
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 39 km depth
17 Sep 08:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 6 minutes.
Depth: 38.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.826°S / 71.682°W (Limarí, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) WSW of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (64 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) SSW of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) N of Valparaiso (Valparaíso) (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (192 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
327 km (203 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 4.5||39 km||41 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
be the first to report it!There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it