Mag. 4.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 241 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Friday, 18 September 2015 at 19:39 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 39 km depth
18 Sep 20:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 39 minutes.
Depth: 39.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.687°S / 72.132°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
91 km (57 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) NW 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||39 km||64 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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