Mag. 4.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 64 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 20 September 2015 at 18:05 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 37 km depth
20 Sep 19:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Depth: 36.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.899°S / 71.767°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km (40 mi) WSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (140 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (142 mi) NNW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
303 km (189 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
322 km (200 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||37 km||49 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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