Mag. 2.3 earthquake - 38 Km Al N De Valparaíso on Monday, 28 September 2015 at 01:11 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 23 km depth
28 Sep 02:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 7 minutes.
Depth: 23.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.721°S / 71.736°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (23 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) W of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) WSW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.3||23 km||38 km al N de Valparaíso||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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.