Mag. 3.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 39 km west of Valparaiso, Provincia de Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Sunday, 23 April 2017 at 19:44 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 17 km depth
23 Apr 19:58 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 14 minutes.
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.087°S / 72.044°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) W of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) W of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) W of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) W of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) NW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) W of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) WSW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) WNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) WNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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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|M 3.8||17 km||40 km al O de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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