Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 22 km west of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Tuesday, 21 February 2017 at 06:45 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 29 km depth
21 Feb 07:00 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Depth: 29.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.052°S / 71.862°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) W of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) W of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) W of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NNW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) WSW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NW of Melipilla (pop: 63,100) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) WNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) WNW 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||29 km||23 km al O de Valparaíso||GUG (U. Chile)|
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