Mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 226 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Wednesday, 23 September 2015 at 22:48 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 34 km depth
23 Sep 23:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 29 minutes.
Depth: 34.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.727°S / 71.923°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
72 km (45 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (141 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) NNW 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||34 km||44 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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