Mag. 3.6 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 81 km northwest of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 16:54 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 36 km depth
18 Sep 17:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 23 minutes.
Depth: 35.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.44°S / 72.128°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (242 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
81 km (50 mi) NW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) W of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) WNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||36 km||83 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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