Mag. 2.4 earthquake - 55 Km Al SO De Los Vilos on Wednesday, 20 January 2016 at 20:55 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 31 km depth
20 Jan 21:35 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 40 minutes.
Depth: 30.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.321°S / 71.83°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (224 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.4||31 km||55 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 2.4||31 km||OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.