Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Limarí, 23 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Tuesday, 13 October 2015 at 16:37 (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 4 weeks earlier.
Mag. 3.6 earthquake  - Limarí, 23 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Tuesday, 13 October 2015 at 16:37 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 46 km depth

13 Oct 17:00 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 23 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Oct 2015 16:37:31 UTC
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 46.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.64°S / 71.437°W (Limarí, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) W of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) W of Monte Patria (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) S of Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SSW of La Serena (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SW of Vicuña (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) N of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) N of Hacienda La Calera (Valparaíso) (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
322 km (200 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
340 km (211 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.646 km23 km al O de OvalleGUG (U. Chile)
M 3.646 km COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC

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Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Limarí, 23 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Tuesday, 13 October 2015 at 16:37 (GMT)
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