Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 18 km southwest of Tacarigua, Carabobo, Venezuela, on Monday, 31 August 2020 at 15:32 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 5 km depth
31 Aug 16:02 UTC: First to report: FUNVISIS after 30 minutes.
Date & time: 31 Aug 2020 15:32:00 UTC -
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10°N / 68.06°W (Carabobo, Venezuela)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) WSW of Tacarigua (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Valencia (pop: 1,385,100) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) ENE of Tinaquillo (Cojedes) (pop: 82,100) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Guacara (pop: 151,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Güigüe (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SW of San Joaquin (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of Mariara (pop: 105,500) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) S of Puerto Cabello (pop: 174,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WSW of Maracay (Aragua) (pop: 1,754,300) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) WSW of Caracas (Distrito Federal) (pop: 3,000,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: FUNVISIS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.7||5 km||21 Km Al Suroeste De Valencia (Venezuela)||FUNVISIS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.