Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 68 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Tuesday, 22 September 2015 at 18:20 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 47 km depth
22 Sep 19:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 57 minutes.
Depth: 46.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.725°S / 71.88°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (87 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||47 km||41 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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