Mag. 3.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 232 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Friday, 9 October 2015 at 19:34 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 34 km depth
9 Oct 20:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 36 minutes.
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.75°S / 72.08°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (69 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
250 km (156 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.9||34 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.9||34 km||56 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 4.1||4.5 km||- 95km W of Illapel, Chile||USGS|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
delhi (17052.6 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)