Mag. 2.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 14 km northwest of Viña del Mar, Provincia de Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Monday, 19 October 2015 at 03:59 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 27 km depth
19 Oct 04:20 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 20 minutes.
Depth: 26.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.909°S / 71.608°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (177 km / 110 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) SW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||27 km||15 km al N de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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