Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 46 Km Al O De Los Vilos on Saturday, 26 September 2015 at 17:05 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 39 km depth
26 Sep 18:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 13 minutes.
Depth: 39.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.766°S / 71.968°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
77 km (48 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||39 km||46 km al O de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.