Mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 230 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Wednesday, 23 September 2015 at 10:40 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 33 km depth
23 Sep 11:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 38 minutes.
Depth: 33.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.78°S / 72.078°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||33 km||56 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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