Mag. 3.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 75 km northwest of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Thursday, 17 September 2015 at 11:01 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 33 km depth
17 Sep 12:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 16 minutes.
Depth: 32.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.334°S / 71.883°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (118 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (163 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
281 km (175 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||33 km||41 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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