Mag. 2.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 39 km north of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Tuesday, 13 September 2016 at 14:49 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 12 km depth
13 Sep 15:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.7°S / 71.75°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) W of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) WNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) WSW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) NW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||12 km||OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE||EMSC|
|M 2.5||12 km||40 km al N de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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