Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 35 km west of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Sunday, 20 September 2015 at 03:41 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 32 km depth
20 Sep 04:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 36 minutes.
Depth: 31.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.099°S / 71.999°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (207 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) W of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) W of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) NW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) W of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) WNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) WNW 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||32 km||36 km al O de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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