Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 78 km northeast of Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile, Argentina, on Friday, 7 August 2020 at 23:53 (GMT) -

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 78 km northeast of Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile, Argentina, on Friday, 7 August 2020 at 23:53 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 103 km depth

8 Aug 00:04 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 7 Aug 2020 23:53:54 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 103.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33°S / 70.01°W (Provincia de Los Andes, Region de Valparaiso, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (49 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) ESE of Andes (Valparaíso) (pop: 56,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) ESE of San Felipe (Valparaíso) (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) NE of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NE of Lo Prado (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 104,300) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NE of Puente Alto (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) ENE of Lampa (Provincia de Chacabuco, Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NE of La Pintana (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 201,200) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) E of Llaillay (San Felipe de Aconcagua, Valparaíso) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NE of San Bernardo (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) E of Valparaiso (Valparaíso) (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.7103 kmChile-Argentina Border RegionGFZ
4.7125 kmValparaiso, ChileEMSC
4.7124 km41 km ESE of Los Andes, ChileUSGS

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98.6 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
77.3 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
73.7 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Buintrópolis (107.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Aviso que se movió la tierra, por si no lo notaron digo yo... No se... (reported through our app)  
Cerro navia santiago (82.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Buintrópolis (107.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Aviso que se movió la tierra, por si no lo notaron digo yo... No se... (reported through our app)  
Curacavi (99.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Noise and light shacking (reported through our app)  
El Tabo (Chile, 149 km W of epicenter) : Casablanca (reported through EMSC)  
Puente Alto (Chile, 79 km SW of epicenter) : Ruido y movimiento en corto tiempo (reported through EMSC)  
Lo Prado (Chile, 72 km SW of epicenter) : Despacio aca en Santiago (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 67 km SW of epicenter) : Fue breve y horizontal el temblor , fue como un golpe mi percepción (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 65 km SW of epicenter) : Short but strong! (reported through EMSC)  
Viña del Mar (Chile, 225 km W of epicenter) : Se movió todo en mi departamento.Vivo en un noveno piso (reported through EMSC)  
Viña del Mar (Chile, 225 km W of epicenter) : Se sintió muy fuerte en Viña del Mar.Vivo en un 9no piso (reported through EMSC)  
Viña del Mar (Chile, 225 km W of epicenter) : Quinta Region se sintió suave (reported through EMSC)  
Quilpué (Chile, 215 km W of epicenter) : Puro ruido .. (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Alemana (Chile, 209 km W of epicenter) : Solo un poco (reported through EMSC)  
Limache (Chile, 199 km W of epicenter) : Se sintió en el segundo piso de mi casa en Olmué, Chile. (reported through EMSC)  
Limache (Chile, 199 km W of epicenter) : Si lo senti (reported through EMSC)  
Peñaflor (Chile, 173 km W of epicenter) : Fuerte sonido. Movimiento rápido y corto. (reported through EMSC)  
Lampa (Chile, 164 km W of epicenter) : Mas ruido que nada (reported through EMSC)  
Lo Prado (Chile, 154 km W of epicenter) : Suave, pero fue en la cordillera (reported through EMSC)  
Lo Prado (Chile, 154 km W of epicenter) : Corto y brusco (reported through EMSC)  
Lo Prado (Chile, 154 km W of epicenter) : Fuerte y corto,quinta normal (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 147 km W of epicenter) : Un sismo de poca intensidad de pudo sentir en Santiago u de Chilevy region de Valparaiso Chile, no en mendoza Argentina, como indica esta a9licacion. Fue al noreste de farellones, en lacordillera de los Andes Chile (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 147 km W of epicenter) : Very short shake! Under 3 seconds. (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 147 km W of epicenter) : Desde 10 piso, remezon corto, pero fuerte (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 147 km W of epicenter) : Un movimiento brusco seguido por leves movimientos perceptibles en el piso (reported through EMSC)  
Puente Alto (Chile, 147 km SW of epicenter) : Se sintió despacito (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 147 km W of epicenter) : Remezón corto y brusco con ruido. (reported through EMSC)  
Santiago (Chile, 147 km W of epicenter) : 2 Piso... No fue perceptible.. (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 143 km W of epicenter) : Solo un movimiento importante pero suave (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 143 km W of epicenter) : Light rumble, maybe in my head (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 143 km W of epicenter) : Corto 4 seg pero fuerte (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 143 km W of epicenter) : Corto (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 143 km W of epicenter) : Leve con ruido y breve, Santiago Norte (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 143 km W of epicenter) : 2 seconds vibration (reported through EMSC)  
Providencia (Chile, 143 km W of epicenter) : Corto pero fuerte (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 141 km W of epicenter) : Leve (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 141 km W of epicenter) : Un remezón fuerte y corto (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 141 km W of epicenter) : Fue como un latigazo. Se sintió fuerte, pero como que llegó y se fué al tiro (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 141 km W of epicenter) : Se sintió con vibracion y algo de ruido, percepción de 3-4 Mercalli. (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 141 km W of epicenter) : Remezón fuerte pero corto (reported through EMSC)  
Villa Presidente Frei, Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile (Chile, 141 km W of epicenter) : Hemos sentido un pequeño temblor (reported through EMSC)  
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