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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 9.6 km northeast of San Antonio, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, Feb 12, 2021 at 6:43 am (GMT -3) -

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 9.6 km northeast of San Antonio, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, Feb 12, 2021 at 6:43 am (GMT -3)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 49 km depth

12 Feb 09:46 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 3 minutes.
12 Feb 10:22: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 47.3 to 48.9 km (from 29 to 30 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.2 km (0.8 mi) towards SW.
Date & time: Feb 12, 2021 09:43:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Feb 12, 2021 at 6:43 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 48.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.539°S / 71.528°W (Provincia de San Antonio, Region de Valparaiso, Chile)
Antipode: 33.539°N / 108.472°E
Nearest volcano: San José (153 km / 95 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) ENE of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NE of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) WNW of Melipilla (Metropolitana) (pop: 63,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) S of Quilpué (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) S of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) S of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) W of Santiago de Chile (Metropolitana) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) W of Puente Alto (Metropolitana) (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 17°C (63 F), humidity: 94%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts)
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.249 km7 Km Al E De Cartagena, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
4.343 kmVALPARAISO, CHILEEMSC
4.343 km6 Km ENE of Cartagena, ChileUSGS

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Lo Prado, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan (73.5 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Parque José Masout Santa Julia B Parcela 18 A (31.6 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
San Antonio, Valparaíso (16.7 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Lo Prado, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan (76.2 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
El quisco (3.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
near Cartagena, San Antonio Province, Valparaíso (23.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
La Cisterna (78.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
34 km of Illapel, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region (239.4 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
near Lampa, Provincia de Chacabuco, Santiago Metropolitan (53.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Santiago, chile / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Santiago / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El quisco / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Santiago, chile / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Santiago de Chile / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s
Santiago de chile / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s : mucho riudo  
El tabo / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
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