Mag. 2.8 earthquake - 44 Km Al SO De Los Vilos on Sunday, 13 March 2016 at 17:24 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 38 km depth
13 Mar 17:35 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 11 minutes.
Depth: 37.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.268°S / 71.712°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (219 km / 136 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 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!
85 km (53 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SW of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) NW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 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||38 km||44 km al SO de Los Vilos||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 2.8||38 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 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.