Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 38 km west of Ovalle, Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 at 13:38 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 30 km depth
21 Oct 14:10 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 32 minutes.
Depth: 30.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.596°S / 71.599°W (Provincia de Limari, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) W of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) W of Monte Patria (pop: 13,900) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (66 mi) SW of Vicuña (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) NNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (169 mi) N of Valparaiso (Valparaíso) (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) N of Quilpué (Valparaíso) (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
331 km (205 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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||30 km||38 km al O de Ovalle||GUG (U. Chile)|
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