Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Limarí, 49 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 2 October 2015 at 08:40 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 40 km depth
2 Oct 09:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 minutes.
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.66°S / 71.71°W (Limarí, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (31 mi) W of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) W of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSW of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (164 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) N of Valparaiso (Valparaíso) (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
327 km (203 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
345 km (215 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||40 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 4.2||40 km||47 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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