Mag. 2.8 earthquake - 67 Km Al O De Los Vilos on Tuesday, 23 February 2016 at 19:06 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 45 km depth
23 Feb 21:07 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 2 hours and 1 minutes.
Depth: 45.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.917°S / 72.226°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
105 km (65 mi) WSW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (141 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (151 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.8||45 km||67 km al O 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 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.