Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 49 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Thursday, 8 October 2015 at 02:56 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 36 km depth
8 Oct 04:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 13 minutes.
Depth: 36.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.65°S / 71.71°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (31 mi) W of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) NNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
328 km (204 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
346 km (215 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||36 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.5||36 km||48 km al O de Punitaqui||GUG (U. Chile)|
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