Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 63 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 12 October 2015 at 05:38 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 39 km depth
12 Oct 06:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 32 minutes.
Depth: 39.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.61°S / 71.83°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (156 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||39 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.0||39 km||42 km al SO de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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