Mag. 2.3 earthquake - OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE, on Sunday, 4 October 2015 at 08:15 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 32 km depth
4 Oct 09:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 54 minutes.
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.06°S / 71.97°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (205 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) W of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) W of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) W of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) W of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NNW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) WSW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) WSW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) WNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) WNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.3||32 km||OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 2.3||32 km||33 km al O 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.