Mag. 3.9 earthquake - Limarí, 43 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Tuesday, 6 October 2015 at 19:26 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 40 km depth
6 Oct 20:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 43 minutes.
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.59°S / 71.65°W (Limarí, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) W of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) W of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SSW of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SW of Vicuña (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (168 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
351 km (218 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (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||40 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.9||40 km||40 km al SO de Tongoy||GUG (U. Chile)|
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