Mag. 3.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 68 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 20 September 2015 at 03:34 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 45 km depth
20 Sep 04:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 44 minutes.
Depth: 45.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.769°S / 71.867°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 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||45 km||37 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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