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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Thursday, 2 July 2020

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Near Coast of Central Chile on Thursday, 2 July 2020
2 Jul 12:41 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Date & time: Thursday, 2 July 2020 12:35 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.15°S / 72.22°W (Chile)
Nearest volcano: Palomo (184 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) NW of Los Navegantes (pop: 200)
84 km (52 mi) SW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700)
87 km (54 mi) SW of Cartagena (pop: 16,900)
140 km (87 mi) SW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600)
163 km (101 mi) SW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400)
164 km (102 mi) SW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 2 Jul 12:35 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGFZ
02/07/2020 09:35:43 (2 Jul 12:35:43 UTC)M 5.1 / 14 kmCHILE (Argentina)INPRES
Thu, 2 Jul 12:35 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmOffshore O'higgins, ChileEMSC
Thu, 2 Jul 12:35 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km83 km SW of San Antonio, ChileUSGS
Thu, 2 Jul 12:35 UTCM 5.1 / 37 kmNear Coast of Central ChileGeoAu
Thu, 2 Jul 12:35 UTCM 5.0 / 33.4 km31 km al NO de PichilemuGUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 2 Jul 12:35 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmNear Coast of Central ChileUSP

User reports for this quake (10)

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Melipilla / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Pichilemu / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Peñalolén (Chile, 171 km NE of epicenter) : No se sintió en absoluto (reported through EMSC)
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 168 km NE of epicenter) : Algo de ruido , pero lo normal de siempre en Chilito (reported through EMSC)
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 168 km NE of epicenter) : Leve (reported through EMSC)
Providencia (Chile, 168 km NE of epicenter) : Leve en Santiago (reported through EMSC)
Lo Prado (Chile, 157 km NE of epicenter) : Movimiento leve (reported through EMSC)
Buin (Chile, 143 km E of epicenter) : Sismología indica 5.0 a 36 km NO de Pichilemu (reported through EMSC)
Santa Cruz (Chile, 98 km SE of epicenter) : Un remezon (reported through EMSC)
San Antonio (Chile, 80 km NE of epicenter) : intensidad III por San Antonio (reported through EMSC)

Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile, 2 Jul 2020 12:35

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 28 Aug 2020 22:11 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 27 Aug 2020 23:03 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    17.3 km (10.7 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (13 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 09 Jul 2020 21:58 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    21.7 km (13.5 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (12 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 02 Jul 2020 14:06 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    31 km (19.3 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Near Coast of Central Chile on Thursday, 2 July 2020

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