Mag. 3.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 50 km southwest of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 19 September 2015 at 08:16 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 44 km depth
19 Sep 09:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 1 minutes.
Depth: 44.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.815°S / 71.654°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (247 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (128 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 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||44 km||17 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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