Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Provincia de Maipo, 30 km south of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Sunday, 23 June 1985 at 10:09 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 99 km depth
Date & time: 23 Jun 1985 10:09:38 UTC
Depth: 98.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.711°S / 70.765°W (Provincia de Maipo, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile)
Nearest volcano: San José (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NW of Buin (pop: 55,400) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NNW of Paine (Maipo) (pop: 32,800) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSW of San Bernardo (pop: 249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of Peñaflor (pop: 65,500) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Talagante (pop: 51,800) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of La Pintana (pop: 201,200) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Lo Prado (pop: 104,300) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) E of Melipilla (pop: 63,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.9||99 km||Region Metropolitana, Chile||USGS|