Mag. 2.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 76 km southwest of San Antonio, San Antonio Province, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Sunday, 9 December 2018 at 06:14 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 34 km depth
9 Dec 06:26 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 11 minutes.
Depth: 33.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.013°S / 72.251°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Palomo (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) NNW of Los Navegantes (Provincia de Cardenal Caro) (pop: 231) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (64 mi) WSW of Melipilla (pop: 63,100) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) NW of Santa Cruz (Colchagua) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) SSW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) SSW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) WSW 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||34 km||39 km al O de Navidad||GUG (U. Chile)|
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