Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Limarí Province, 64 km southwest of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 12 October 2015 at 14:48 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 32 km depth
12 Oct 15:04 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.07°S / 71.59°W (Limarí Province, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km (40 mi) SW of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SW of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) NW of Salamanca (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) S of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SSW of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||32 km||COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.8||32 km||39 km al N de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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