Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 42 km southwest of San Antonio, Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, 15 March 1985 at 08:21 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 33 km depth
Date & time: 15 Mar 1985 08:21:11 UTC
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.814°S / 71.976°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Palomo (178 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WSW of Melipilla (pop: 63,100) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) W of El Monte (Provincia de Talagante) (pop: 23,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SSW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) W of Talagante (pop: 51,800) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SSW of Quilpue (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) WSW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (82 mi) W of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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