Mag. 3.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 56 km west of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 13:26 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 28 km depth
18 Sep 14:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 51 minutes.
Depth: 27.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.352°S / 71.818°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) W of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||28 km||56 km al O de La Ligua||GUG (U. Chile)|
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