Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 51 km west of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Valparaiso, Chile, on Saturday, 19 September 2015 at 13:29 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 27 km depth
19 Sep 14:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 49 minutes.
Depth: 27.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.391°S / 71.77°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) W of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||27 km||51 km al O de La Ligua||GUG (U. Chile)|
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