Mag. 3.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 44 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 11:28 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 33 km depth
18 Sep 12:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 50 minutes.
Depth: 33.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.65°S / 71.638°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (28 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (138 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||33 km||31 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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