Mag. 3.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 49 km northwest of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Tuesday, 6 October 2015 at 05:50 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 31 km depth
6 Oct 06:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.23°S / 71.68°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (219 km / 136 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (30 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||31 km||OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.7||31 km||39 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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