Mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 180 km northwest of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Thursday, 17 September 2015 at 17:42 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 40 km depth
17 Sep 18:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 35 minutes.
Depth: 39.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.388°S / 72.095°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (242 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
81 km (51 mi) W of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NNW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) NW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||40 km||76 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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