Mag. 3.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 61 km southwest of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Wednesday, 28 October 2015 at 19:09 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 38 km depth
28 Oct 19:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 31 minutes.
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.95°S / 71.7°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (240 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) SW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WSW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||38 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.3||38 km||18 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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