Mag. 3.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 56 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 2 October 2015 at 15:55 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 53 km depth
2 Oct 16:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 22 minutes.
Depth: 52.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.582°S / 71.755°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (100 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
251 km (156 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||53 km||35 km al SO de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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