Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 70 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 20 September 2015 at 12:10 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 41 km depth
20 Sep 13:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 8 minutes.
Depth: 41.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.17°S / 71.506°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) S of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||41 km||26 km al N de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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