Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 40 km west of Valparaiso, Chile, on Wednesday, 26 April 2017 at 03:52 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 20 km depth
26 Apr 04:05 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.08°S / 72.06°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (213 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) W of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) W of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) W of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) WSW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) NW of Melipilla (pop: 63,100) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) WNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) WNW of San Bernardo (pop: 249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) WNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||20 km||OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 3.7||20 km||42 km al O de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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