Mag. 3.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 67 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 27 September 2015 at 16:44 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 34 km depth
27 Sep 17:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 34 minutes.
Depth: 34.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.667°S / 71.892°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km (41 mi) W of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
265 km (164 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
332 km (206 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
350 km (218 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||34 km||60 km al SO de Tongoy||GUG (U. Chile)|
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