Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 38 Km Al S De Los Vilos on Sunday, 14 February 2016 at 16:55 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 34 km depth
14 Feb 17:14 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 19 minutes.
Depth: 34.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.238°S / 71.646°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (28 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (113 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||34 km||38 km al S de Los Vilos||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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.