Mag. 3.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 74 km northwest of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 27 September 2015 at 22:44 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 16 km depth
27 Sep 23:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 34 minutes.
Depth: 16.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.263°S / 71.823°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km (46 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) NNW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
268 km (166 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
286 km (178 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||16 km||38 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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