Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 227 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Saturday, 26 December 2015 at 21:53 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 39 km depth
26 Dec 22:07 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 14 minutes.
Depth: 39.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.734°S / 71.95°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 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!
105 km (65 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||39 km||46 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 3.0||39 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
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