Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 42 Km Al O De La Ligua on Friday, 5 February 2016 at 03:19 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 36 km depth
5 Feb 03:28 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 8 minutes.
Depth: 35.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.592°S / 71.651°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (195 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) WSW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) WNW of Llaillay (San Felipe de Aconcagua) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) NW 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||36 km||42 km al O de La Ligua||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.