Mag. 3.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 43 km north of Valparaiso, Provincia de Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Monday, 21 December 2015 at 11:34 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 35 km depth
21 Dec 11:49 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.67°S / 71.78°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (202 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) WNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WSW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||35 km||OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.3||35 km||45 km al NO de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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