Mag. 3.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 229 km northwest of Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 00:19 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 35 km depth
18 Sep 01:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 58 minutes.
Depth: 35.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.722°S / 71.972°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
77 km (48 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (143 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||35 km||48 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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