Mag. 3.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 49 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 21 September 2015 at 16:09 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 20 km depth
21 Sep 17:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 9 minutes.
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.574°S / 71.687°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (31 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
249 km (155 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||20 km||29 km al SO de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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