Mag. 4.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 333 km northwest of Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Saturday, 10 October 2015 at 08:58 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 31 km depth
10 Oct 09:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 19 minutes.
Depth: 31.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.712°S / 72.062°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
83 km (52 mi) W of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) NW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) NNW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
352 km (218 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||31 km||74 km al SO de Tongoy||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 4.5||16 km||- 90km W of Ovalle, Chile||USGS|
|M 4.5||2 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 4.5||10 km||Off Coast of Central Chile||GFZ|
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