Mag. 4.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 50 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 21 September 2015 at 13:05 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 32 km depth
21 Sep 14:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 13 minutes.
Depth: 32.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.648°S / 71.695°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 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 (151 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||32 km||34 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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