Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 36 Km Al NO De Los Vilos on Monday, 12 October 2015 at 01:00 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 41 km depth
12 Oct 01:18 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 17 minutes.
Depth: 40.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.732°S / 71.823°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) W of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||41 km||36 km al NO 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 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.