Mag. 3.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 45 km north of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, 30 Oct 12.06 am (GMT -3) -

Mag. 3.0 earthquake  - South Pacific Ocean, 45 km north of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, 30 Oct 12.06 am (GMT -3)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 24 km depth

30 Oct 03:29 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
30 Oct 03:30: Now using data updates from GUG (U. Chile)
30 Oct 03:42: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 4.2 to 24.2 km (from 2.6 to 15 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.7 km (1 mi) towards WSW.
Date & time: 30 Oct 2020 03:06:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 30 Oct 12.06 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 3.0
Depth: 24.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.642°S / 71.713°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) N of Valparaiso (Valparaíso) (pop: 282,400)
49 km (30 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (Valparaíso) (pop: 49,100)
50 km (31 mi) WSW of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900)
51 km (32 mi) WNW of Quillota (Valparaíso) (pop: 67,800)
52 km (32 mi) NNW of Quilpué (Valparaíso) (pop: 130,300)
59 km (37 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga, Valparaíso) (pop: 35,900)
134 km (84 mi) NW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300)
151 km (94 mi) NW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 12.1°C (54 F), humidity: 81%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from S
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.024 km46 Km Al N De Valparaíso, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
M 3.024 kmOffshore Valparaiso, ChileEMSC

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