Mag. 3.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 53 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Tuesday, 22 September 2015 at 08:14 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 21 km depth
22 Sep 09:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 3 minutes.
Depth: 21.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.701°S / 71.722°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 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||21 km||31 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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