Mag. 2.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 66 km northwest of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Thursday, 22 October 2015 at 01:46 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 33 km depth
22 Oct 02:05 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.57°S / 72.06°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (230 km / 143 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) NW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) NW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) W of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) WNW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||33 km||OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 2.7||33 km||67 km al NO de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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