Mag. 3.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 60 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 21 September 2015 at 21:27 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 34 km depth
21 Sep 22:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 51 minutes.
Depth: 33.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.979°S / 71.654°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
60 km (38 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.4||34 km||41 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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