Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 72 Km Al SO De Los Vilos on Thursday, 24 September 2015 at 13:17 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 39 km depth
24 Sep 14:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 0 minutes.
Depth: 39.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.32°S / 72.108°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (247 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
84 km (52 mi) W of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) NW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) NW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (69 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||39 km||72 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
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