Mag. 3.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 57 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 06:29 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 25 km depth
18 Sep 07:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 49 minutes.
Depth: 25.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.435°S / 71.728°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (36 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (110 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (110 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (153 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (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: 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||25 km||26 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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