Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 16 km northwest of Valencia, Carabobo, Venezuela, on Wednesday, 15 January 2020 at 22:16 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
15 Jan 22:30 UTC: First to report: FUNVISIS after 14 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Jan 2020 22:16:00 UTC -
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.27°N / 68.1°W (Carabobo, Venezuela)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) NW of Valencia (pop: 1,385,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSW of Puerto Cabello (pop: 174,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) W of Guacara (pop: 151,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (16 mi) SSE of Moron (pop: 44,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) NW of Tacarigua (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of San Joaquin (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) WNW of Güigüe (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Mariara (pop: 105,500) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) W of Maracay (Aragua) (pop: 1,754,300) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) W of Caracas (Distrito Federal) (pop: 3,000,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: FUNVISIS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||5 km||16 Km al noroeste de Valencia (Venezuela)||FUNVISIS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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