Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 42 Km Al O De Los Vilos on Sunday, 27 September 2015 at 20:17 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 25 km depth
27 Sep 21:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 0 minutes.
Depth: 25.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.838°S / 71.952°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
77 km (48 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (135 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (146 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||25 km||42 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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.