Mag. 3.4 earthquake - Limarí Province, 2.9 km north of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 26 September 2015 at 03:39 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 54 km depth
26 Sep 04:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 39 minutes.
Depth: 54.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.575°S / 71.201°W (Limarí Province, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) N of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WNW of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) S of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) S of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SW of Vicuña (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) N of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (141 mi) S of Vallenar (Atacama) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
274 km (171 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
325 km (202 mi) N of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan) (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||54 km||3 km al N de Ovalle||GUG (U. Chile)|
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