Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 36 km east of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Friday, 5 March 2021 at 07:30 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 123 km depth
5 Mar 10:52 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 3 hours.
Date & time: 5 Mar 2021 07:30:07 UTC -
Depth: 123.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.379°S / 70.27°W (Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) ENE of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ESE of Chicureo Abajo (Chacabuco) (pop: 18,000) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NE of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NE of La Pintana (pop: 201,200) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) E of Lo Prado (pop: 104,300) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) ENE of San Bernardo (pop: 249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) E of Lampa (Provincia de Chacabuco) (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NE of Buin (pop: 55,400) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) ENE of Peñaflor (pop: 65,500) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) ENE of Talagante (pop: 51,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||123 km||5 Km Al SE De Farellones, Chile||GUG (U. Chile)|
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