Mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 41 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 2 October 2015 at 16:08 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 32 km depth
2 Oct 17:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 2 minutes.
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.55°S / 71.59°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (25 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||32 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.9||32 km||21 km al SO de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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