Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 14 km northwest of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Valparaiso, Chile, on Saturday, 6 October 2018 at 01:27 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 60 km depth
6 Oct 02:06 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 39 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Oct 2018 01:27:14 UTC
Depth: 60.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.39°S / 71.356°W (Petorca Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (184 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (8 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca, Valparaíso) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NNW of Hacienda La Calera (Valparaíso) (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) N of Quillota (Valparaíso) (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) WNW of San Felipe (Valparaíso) (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) N of Villa Alemana (Valparaíso) (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) NNE of Viña del Mar (Valparaíso) (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) N of Quilpue (Valparaíso) (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNE of Valparaiso (Valparaíso) (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) NNW of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) NNW of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||60 km||13 km al NO de La Ligua||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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