Mag. 2.8 earthquake - OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE, on Monday, 9 November 2015 at 10:15 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 37 km depth
9 Nov 12:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 58 minutes.
Depth: 37.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.78°S / 71.95°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km (47 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (82 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (138 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.8||37 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 2.8||37 km||44 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.