Mag. 4.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 51 km northwest of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 01:11 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 30 km depth
18 Sep 02:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 6 minutes.
Depth: 30.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.404°S / 71.635°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) S of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
265 km (165 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||30 km||17 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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