Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Limarí Province, 53 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Thursday, 17 September 2015 at 08:24 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 7 km depth
17 Sep 09:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 54 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.986°S / 71.534°W (Limarí Province, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) SW of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) WSW of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) SSW of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||7 km||32 km al SO de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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