Mag. 3.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 227 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Saturday, 26 December 2015 at 23:50 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 39 km depth
27 Dec 00:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 39.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.76°S / 72°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
80 km (50 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 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 (91 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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