Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 89 km southeast of Linares, Maule Region, Chile, on Saturday, 22 February 2020 at 07:25 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 149 km depth
22 Feb 07:48 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 22 minutes.
Depth: 148.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.208°S / 70.716°W (Maule Region, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Laguna del Maule (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
84 km (52 mi) SE of Colbun (pop: 3,680) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) ESE of Linares (pop: 69,500) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) ESE of Longavi (pop: 6,330) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) E of Parral (pop: 26,900) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SE of San Javier (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SE of Talca (pop: 197,500) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) ENE of Chillan (Ñuble) (pop: 150,400) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SSE of Molina (Provincia de Curicó) (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) SSE of Curico (pop: 102,400) --> See nearby quakes!
306 km (190 mi) S of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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||149 km||84 km al NE de San Fabián (Chile)||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.