Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 285 km northwest of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Thursday, 24 September 2015 at 17:39 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 20 km depth
24 Sep 18:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 39 minutes.
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.237°S / 72.164°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
104 km (65 mi) WNW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) SSW of Coquimbo (pop: 161,300) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) SSW of La Serena (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
303 km (188 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> 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
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|M 3.0||20 km||69 km al O de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
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