Mag. 4.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 85 km northwest of Valparaiso, Provincia de Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 03:04 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 35 km depth
18 Sep 03:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 13 minutes.
Depth: 34.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.442°S / 72.198°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (248 km / 154 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
85 km (53 mi) NW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> 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||35 km||87 km al NO de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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