Mag. 3.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 230 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Saturday, 26 December 2015 at 23:31 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 42 km depth
26 Dec 23:49 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 18 minutes.
Depth: 42.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.779°S / 72.087°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
88 km (55 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (92 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.4||42 km||56 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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