Mag. 3.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 59 km northwest of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 21 September 2015 at 12:11 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 20 km depth
21 Sep 13:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 6 minutes.
Depth: 20.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.338°S / 71.692°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (82 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (159 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
274 km (170 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||20 km||23 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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