Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 36 km west of Valparaiso, Chile, on Sunday, 23 July 2017 at 14:52 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 18 km depth
23 Jul 15:04 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 11 minutes.
Depth: 18.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.117°S / 72.006°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (208 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (23 mi) WSW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WSW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) W of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) W of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WSW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NW of Melipilla (pop: 63,100) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) WNW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) WNW of San Bernardo (pop: 249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) WNW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||18 km||37 km al O de Valparaíso||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 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.