Mag. 4.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 215 km northwest of Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 00:46 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 20 km depth
18 Sep 01:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 32 minutes.
Depth: 20.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.95°S / 72.082°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
93 km (58 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (133 mi) NW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||20 km||54 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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