Mag. 3.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 47 km west of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Saturday, 19 September 2015 at 20:15 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 36 km depth
19 Sep 21:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 3 minutes.
Depth: 36.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.406°S / 71.724°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (29 mi) W of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NNW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) NW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.4||36 km||46 km al O de La Ligua||GUG (U. Chile)|
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