Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 68 km west of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Thursday, 24 September 2015 at 14:50 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Chile | Region de Valparaiso | Santiago Metropolitan
Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 22 km depth
24 Sep 15:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 28 minutes.
Depth: 21.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.277°S / 71.927°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (235 km / 146 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 3.0||22 km||56 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
be the first to report it!There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it