Mag. 3.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 228 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Thursday, 29 October 2015 at 16:20 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 20 km depth
29 Oct 16:35 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.848°S / 72.164°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
97 km (60 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (142 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.8||20 km||62 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 3.8||20 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 4.7||2 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.9||20 km||- 97km WSW of Illapel, Chile||USGS|
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