Mag. 2.3 earthquake - OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE, on Friday, 20 November 2015 at 03:10 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 29 km depth
20 Nov 03:25 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.66°S / 71.54°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (182 km / 113 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
37 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) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NNW 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!
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Llaillay (San Felipe de Aconcagua) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> 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||29 km||OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 2.3||29 km||37 km al NO de Quillota||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.