Mag. 3.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 79 km northwest of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Saturday, 19 September 2015 at 20:26 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 47 km depth
19 Sep 21:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 52 minutes.
Depth: 46.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.43°S / 72.062°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (237 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (48 mi) W of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) WNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (108 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> 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||47 km||78 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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