Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 61 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 17:27 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 29 km depth
18 Sep 18:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 51 minutes.
Depth: 29.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.982°S / 71.662°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) N of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) NNW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (143 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
310 km (193 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||29 km||42 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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