Mag. 3.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 60 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Thursday, 8 October 2015 at 14:44 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 35 km depth
8 Oct 15:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 34 minutes.
Depth: 35.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.491°S / 71.782°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
60 km (37 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.4||35 km||32 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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