Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Limarí, 28 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 9 October 2015 at 22:18 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.8 quake Choapa, 36 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, 16 September 2015 22:54 GMT, which had occurred 3 weeks earlier.
Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - Limarí, 28 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 9 October 2015 at 22:18 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 51 km depth

9 Oct 23:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 52 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 44.0 to 51.0 km.
Date & time: 9 Oct 2015 22:18:19 UTC
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 51.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.61°S / 71.49°W (Limarí, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) W of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) W of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) S of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SW of Vicuña (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
326 km (203 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
345 km (214 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.151 km COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC
M 4.144 km- 31km W of Ovalle, ChileUSGS
M 4.355 km19 km al O de OvalleGUG (U. Chile)

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Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Limarí, 28 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Friday, 9 October 2015 at 22:18 (GMT)
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