Mag. 3.6 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 69 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 19:01 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 14 km depth
18 Sep 19:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 17 minutes.
Depth: 14.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.555°S / 71.893°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (162 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||14 km||45 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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