Mag. 2.7 earthquake - OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE, on Sunday, 8 November 2015 at 02:55 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 37 km depth
8 Nov 07:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 37.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.89°S / 72.2°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) WNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) WNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) WNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) W of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) W of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) W of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) WNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) WNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||37 km||OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 2.7||37 km||58 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 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.