Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 42 km west of Valparaiso, Chile, on Thursday, 27 April 2017 at 09:19 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 20 km depth
27 Apr 09:34 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Depth: 20.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.953°S / 72.074°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) WNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) W of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) W of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) W of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WSW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NNW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) WNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) WNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.4||20 km||44 km al O de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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