Mag. 2.8 earthquake - OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE, on Wednesday, 4 November 2015 at 23:59 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 20 km depth
5 Nov 00:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 32 minutes.
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.66°S / 71.53°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNE of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.