Mag. 3.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 88 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 12 October 2015 at 01:15 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 32 km depth
12 Oct 02:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 55 minutes.
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.23°S / 71.75°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) NW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SW of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (92 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
268 km (167 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||32 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.1||33 km||34 km al NO de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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