Mag. 3.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 234 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Saturday, 3 October 2015 at 13:05 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 31 km depth
3 Oct 14:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 4 minutes.
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.69°S / 72.01°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
80 km (50 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (146 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (157 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||31 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.8||31 km||53 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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