Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 54 km west of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Sunday, 20 September 2015 at 04:09 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 32 km depth
20 Sep 05:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 9 minutes.
Depth: 32.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.368°S / 71.793°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (219 km / 136 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (33 mi) W of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (100 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> 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||53 km al O de La Ligua||GUG (U. Chile)|
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