Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Choapa, 32 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 21 November 2015 at 18:08 (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 9 weeks earlier.
Mag. 3.6 earthquake  - Choapa, 32 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 21 November 2015 at 18:08 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 40 km depth

21 Nov 18:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Nov 2015 18:08:28 UTC
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.53°S / 71.49°W (Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (66 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) SSW of Ovalle (Coquimbo Region) (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) N of Hacienda La Calera (Valparaíso) (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) N of Quillota (Valparaíso) (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) N of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) N of Valparaiso (Valparaíso) (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (142 mi) NNW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (153 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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 3.640 km COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC
M 3.640 km15 km al S de Canela BajaGUG (U. Chile)

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Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Choapa, 32 km west of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Saturday, 21 November 2015 at 18:08 (GMT)
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