A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (mg/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 42 kilometers (26 miles) from Valparaiso in Chile. The temblor was reported at 12:59:58 / 12:59 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 23.2 km (14 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-18 03:59:58 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -71.7489 West, latitude -32.6723 South, depth 23.2 km.
Close countries, Chile (c. 16 746 000 pop). The epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Viña del Mar (c. 294 600 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Valparaíso (c. 282 400 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Quilpué (c. 130 300 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Villa Alemana (c. 97 300 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from San Antonio (c. 85 700 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Antonio, Cartagena, San Felipe.
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