Mag. 3.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 231 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Saturday, 17 October 2015 at 09:09 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 31 km depth
17 Oct 09:20 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 10 minutes.
Depth: 31.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.69°S / 71.944°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km (46 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
249 km (155 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||31 km||48 km al NO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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