Mag. 4.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 253 km northwest of Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 01:29 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 29 km depth
18 Sep 02:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 48 minutes.
Depth: 28.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.532°S / 72.092°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
88 km (55 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (169 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||29 km||62 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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