Mag. 3.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 28 km north of Valparaiso, Provincia de Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Monday, 15 August 2016 at 05:31 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 38 km depth
15 Aug 05:49 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 17 minutes.
Depth: 37.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.798°S / 71.734°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (192 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (18 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) W of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (87 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||38 km||30 km al NO de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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