Mag. 2.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 51 km southwest of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 25 October 2015 at 16:07 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 37 km depth
25 Oct 16:21 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 14 minutes.
Depth: 37.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.93°S / 71.579°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (233 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) SW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) WSW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (69 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) NW of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||37 km||7 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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