Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 25 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 23 September 2015 at 18:21 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 39 km depth
23 Sep 19:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 56 minutes.
Depth: 39.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.607°S / 71.432°W (Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) S of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (136 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||39 km||23 km al S de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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