Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 32 Km Al SO De Canela Baja on Monday, 5 September 2016 at 06:27 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 30 km depth
5 Sep 06:49 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 22 minutes.
Depth: 29.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.54°S / 71.751°W (Chile)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) W of Illapel (Choapa) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WNW of Salamanca (Choapa) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SSW of Ovalle (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) N of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.6||30 km||32 km al SO de Canela Baja||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 2.6||30 km||OFFSHORE COQUIMBO, 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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.