Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 233 km northwest of Santiago, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Sunday, 27 December 2015 at 11:14 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 38 km depth
27 Dec 12:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 51 minutes.
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.73°S / 72.05°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
84 km (52 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
251 km (156 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||38 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.0||38 km||55 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
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