Mag. 4.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 71 km southwest of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Thursday, 17 September 2015 at 16:19 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 41 km depth
17 Sep 17:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 58 minutes.
Depth: 41.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.88°S / 71.865°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||41 km||34 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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