Mag. 4.6 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 237 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Thursday, 24 September 2015 at 08:54 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 21 km depth
24 Sep 09:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 24 minutes.
Depth: 20.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.784°S / 72.217°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
101 km (62 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (90 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (158 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||21 km||68 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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