Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 23 km west of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Thursday, 15 October 2015 at 04:42 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 29 km depth
15 Oct 05:10 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 28 minutes.
Depth: 29.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.065°S / 71.874°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (197 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) W of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) W of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) W of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) WSW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NNW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WSW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) WNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) WNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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||29 km||24 km al O de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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