Mag. 4.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 274 km northwest of Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Thursday, 17 September 2015 at 13:22 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 40 km depth
17 Sep 14:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 55 minutes.
Depth: 40.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.329°S / 72.111°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
274 km (170 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (181 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||40 km||63 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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