Mag. 4.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 238 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Monday, 21 September 2015 at 18:17 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 33 km depth
21 Sep 19:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 0 minutes.
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.648°S / 72.014°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
80 km (50 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (159 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||33 km||56 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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