Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 45 Km Al SO De Los Vilos on Sunday, 4 October 2015 at 03:59 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 36 km depth
4 Oct 05:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 1 hour and 19 minutes.
Depth: 35.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.275°S / 71.719°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (219 km / 136 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 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||36 km||45 km al SO 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.