Mag. 3.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 33 km west of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Sunday, 20 September 2015 at 02:20 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 29 km depth
20 Sep 03:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 58 minutes.
Depth: 29.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.092°S / 71.978°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (205 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) W of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) W of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) W of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) NW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) W of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WSW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) WNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) WNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||29 km||34 km al O de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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