Mag. 4.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 66 km northwest of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, 9 October 2015 at 16:15 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 25 km depth
9 Oct 17:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 2 minutes.
Depth: 25.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.133°S / 71.828°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (236 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (64 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||25 km||39 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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