Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
19-26 Sep 2020: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini - Santorini Island (Greece)
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Sicila and Eolian Islands (Italy)
14-27 Nov 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Monday, 25 February 2019

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Near Coast of Central Chile on Monday, 25 February 2019
Feb 25 15:34: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.2.
Date & time: Monday, 25 February 2019 15:28 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.79°S / 71.77°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Copiapo (378 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience and submit a short "I felt it" report! Other users would love to hear about it!
Your contribution is valuable also to earthquake science and earthquake hazard analysis and mitigation efforts. You can use your device location or the map to indicate where you were during the earthquake. Thank you!

Data for the same earthquake reported by other agencies

TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 25 Feb 2019
Mon, 25 Feb 15:28 UTCM 5.2 / 20 kmOFFSHORE COQUIMBO, CHILEEMSC
Mon, 25 Feb 15:28 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km49km WNW of Coquimbo, ChileUSGS
Mon, 25 Feb 15:28 UTCM 5.0 / 37.9 km40 km al O de La Serena (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 25 Feb 15:28 UTCM 5.1 / 12.2 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGeoAu

"I felt it" reports

Contribute:
Leave a comment if you find a particular report interesting or want to add to it.
Flag as inappropriate.
Mark as helpful or interesting.
Send your own experience report!
Viña del mar (350.7 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II): Shaking. Brief. (reported through our app)
La Serna / Light shaking (MMI IV)
La Serena, Chile / Light shaking (MMI IV)
La Serena / Light shaking (MMI IV): strong low frequency sound. Moderate shake.
santiago / not felt
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

 
Why is there advertising on this site?

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation (PayPal or Online cc payment).
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.