Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 48 km northwest of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Valparaiso, Chile, on Thursday, 25 June 2020 at 11:55 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 48 km northwest of La Ligua, Petorca Province, Valparaiso, Chile, on Thursday, 25 June 2020 at 11:55 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 23 km depth

25 Jun 11:59 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 4 minutes.
Jun 25 12:01: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 23.0 km.
Date & time: 25 Jun 2020 11:55:02 UTC -
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.24°S / 71.68°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (220 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) WNW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NNW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) N of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (57 mi) NNW of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NNW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) NW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
5.123 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGFZ
5.313 kmOCEANO PACIFICO (Argentina) (Chile)INPRES
5.210 kmOffshore Valparaiso, ChileEMSC
5.224 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGeoAu
5.210 km65 km WNW of La Ligua, ChileUSGS
5.241 km40 km al SO de Los Vilos (Chile)GUG (U. Chile)
5.210 kmNear Coast of Central ChileUSP

User reports for this quake (78)

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Buincito n_n (187.1 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Hermano casi me votó de la cama, hermano. Nadie se dió cuenta, nadie dijo nada hermano, hermanito, hermanable (reported through our app)  
Concon (77.8 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : First floor, all moved, no fitting problems  
169.2 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
161.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Santiago (172.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
La serena,reguion de Coquimbo (258.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Fue muy leve pero duro muchísimo (reported through our app)  
187.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
174.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
187.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Concón (79 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was sleeping, woke up and felt my bed shaking.  
184.9 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
152.4 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
La Serena (55.7 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Santiago (168.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
163.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
87.4 km S of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
165.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
174.2 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Vina del Mar, Chile (54.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
89.3 km S of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Valparaíso, Valparaíso (89.7 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
162.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Providencia, RM, CHile (165.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
76.1 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
160.7 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Melipilla / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Estaba viendo noticias internacionales en internet y se movió la casa ligeramente. No sentí que nadie de mi familia se despertara por ello.  
Villa alemana / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Calera de Tango / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Villa alemana / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Pasaje padre Hurtado / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Algarrobo Norte / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Santiago / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Santiago, quilicura / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Santiago de chile / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Todo se movía dentro del apartamento los ventanales sonaban y las puertas  
Vina del mar / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Lo Prado (Chile, 168 km SE of epicenter) : Lo senti vertical me mareo, en un sexto piso. (reported through EMSC)  
Lo Prado (Chile, 168 km SE of epicenter) : Suavey corto (reported through EMSC)  
Vin'ja-del'-Mar (Chile, 92 km S of epicenter) : A lot movement (reported through EMSC)  
Viña del Mar (Chile, 92 km S of epicenter) : Estamos acostumbrados a sentir sismos. Solo me pongo alerta (reported through EMSC)  
Puente Alto (Chile, 192 km SE of epicenter) : Movimiento muy leve casi inperceptible. (reported through EMSC)  
Puente Alto (Chile, 192 km SE of epicenter) : Yes (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 178 km SE of epicenter) : Leve y corto en las condes (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 178 km SE of epicenter) : Remezón suave, norte-sur, como cuna. En segundo piso y nos despertó. (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 178 km SE of epicenter) : Suave y corto (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Apenas perceptible, duración aproximadamente 30 segundos / Very gentle, but lasted about 30 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Sin ruido, solo vibración,corto 5 a 7 segundos (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Lo Barnechea, solo vibración, corto, 5 a 7 segundos (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Bastante largo pero leve (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Se movió vehículo (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Suebe, larga duración, movimiento ondulatorio (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Apenas perceptible, duración aproximadamente 30 segundos / Very light, but lasted about 30 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Lasted 17 seconds. 9th floor Providencia. The building was swaying (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Movimiento largo (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Largo (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Suave en Stgo centro, con una duracion de unos 10 segundos (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : En santiago se sintió suave el movimiento (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Muy leve y corto (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Breve y con ruido (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 172 km SE of epicenter) : Suave temblor (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 172 km SE of epicenter) : Remezón fuerte con ruido. (reported through EMSC)  
Lo Prado (Chile, 168 km SE of epicenter) : Largo inteso (reported through EMSC)  
Lo Prado (Chile, 168 km SE of epicenter) : Un poco fuerte y corto ,Quinta normal (reported through EMSC)  
San Antonio (Chile, 153 km S of epicenter) : sismo intensidad III por San Antonio. (reported through EMSC)  
Cartagena (Chile, 149 km S of epicenter) : Leve y corto (reported through EMSC)  
San Felipe (Chile, 116 km SE of epicenter) : No ameritó levantarse a afirmar el TV (reported through EMSC)  
Llaillay (Chile, 104 km SE of epicenter) : En los andes movimiento corto (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Alemana (Chile, 99 km SE of epicenter) : No lo senti (reported through EMSC)  
Quilpué (Chile, 97 km S of epicenter) : Movimiento corto (reported through EMSC)  
Valparaiso (Chile, 94 km S of epicenter) : Muy fuerte (reported through EMSC)  
Valparaiso (Chile, 94 km S of epicenter) : Fuerte sismo de corta duración (reported through EMSC)  
Viña del Mar (Chile, 92 km S of epicenter) : Valparaiso, movimiento ondulante sin daños (reported through EMSC)  
Viña del Mar (Chile, 92 km S of epicenter) : En Concón movimiento fuerte. Sonaron ventanas y estructura (reported through EMSC)  
Viña del Mar (Chile, 92 km S of epicenter) : Mucho ruido (reported through EMSC)  
Viña del Mar (Chile, 92 km S of epicenter) : 5.4 sector norte limitre IV y zV region (reported through EMSC)  
Viña del Mar (Chile, 92 km S of epicenter) : El ruido fuerte que se sintio (reported through EMSC)  
Valparaíso (Chile, 92 km S of epicenter) : Fuerte, corto (reported through EMSC)  
Quillota (Chile, 89 km SE of epicenter) : Fuerte (reported through EMSC)  
Puchuncaví (Chile, 66 km SE of epicenter) : Fuerte y corto (reported through EMSC)  
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (24 quakes):
  • 22 Aug 2020 19:02 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    34.4 km (21.4 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 21 Aug 2020 09:12 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    41.8 km (26 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 18 Aug 2020 03:35 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    36 km (22.4 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 18 Aug 2020 03:04 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    24 km (14.9 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 18 Aug 2020 03:04 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    20.2 km (12.6 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 18 Aug 2020 00:44 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    16.3 km (10.1 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 16 Aug 2020 01:32 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    24.1 km (15 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 13 Aug 2020 15:07 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 05 Aug 2020 10:32 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    32.6 km (20.3 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (10 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 05 Aug 2020 07:47 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    24 km (14.9 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (5 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 29 Jul 2020 08:40 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    23.2 km (14.4 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 26 Jul 2020 19:16 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    11 km (6.8 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 26 Jul 2020 17:46 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    20 km (12.4 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 25 Jul 2020 15:13 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    24 km (14.9 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (5 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 20 Jul 2020 19:52 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    42 km (26.1 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 11 Jul 2020 03:04 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    27 km (16.8 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • Show all

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