Mag. 3.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 52 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 20 September 2015 at 18:56 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 41 km depth
20 Sep 19:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 21 minutes.
Depth: 40.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.661°S / 71.719°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||41 km||34 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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