Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Petorca, Region de Valparaiso, 39 km southeast of Salamanca, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Sunday, 27 September 2015 at 03:42 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 60 km depth
27 Sep 04:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 35 minutes.
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.078°S / 70.741°W (Petorca, Region de Valparaiso, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Salamanca (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) NE of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SE of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) N of San Felipe (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) N of Los Andes (pop: 56,900) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NNE of Llaillay (San Felipe de Aconcagua) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NNE of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NNE of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) N of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) N of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||60 km||26 km al NE de Petorca||GUG (U. Chile)|
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