Mag. 4.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 63 km northwest of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Monday, 21 September 2015 at 03:17 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 34 km depth
21 Sep 04:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 1 minutes.
Depth: 33.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.213°S / 71.835°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (232 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) NW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||34 km||45 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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