Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 63 km northwest of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Monday, 12 October 2015 at 10:54 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
12 Oct 11:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.58°S / 72.03°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) NW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) NW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) W of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (100 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (110 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||15 km||OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.0||15 km||65 km al NO de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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