Mag. 3.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 72 km northwest of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 4 October 2015 at 00:44 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 20 km depth
4 Oct 01:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.28°S / 71.8°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
72 km (44 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
265 km (165 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (176 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||20 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.1||20 km||36 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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