Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Provincia de Chacabuco, Santiago Metropolitan, 21 km south of Los Andes, Valparaiso, Chile, on Tuesday, 23 Mar 2021 4:37 pm (GMT -3) -

Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Provincia de Chacabuco, Santiago Metropolitan, 21 km south of Los Andes, Valparaiso, Chile, on Tuesday, 23 Mar 2021 4:37 pm (GMT -3)

Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 99 km depth

23 Mar 19:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
23 Mar 19:58: Now using data updates from GUG (U. Chile)
23 Mar 22:54: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 98.6 to 99.0 km (from 61 to 62 mi).
Date & time: 23 Mar 2021 19:37:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 23 Mar 2021 4:37 pm (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 2.8
Depth: 99.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.022°S / 70.611°W (Provincia de Chacabuco, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) S of Andes (Valparaíso) (pop: 56,900) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) N of Chicureo Abajo (Chacabuco) (pop: 18,000) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSE of San Felipe (Valparaíso) (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) ESE of Llaillay (San Felipe de Aconcagua, Valparaíso) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NE of Lampa (Provincia de Chacabuco) (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNE of Lo Prado (pop: 104,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) N of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) N of La Pintana (pop: 201,200) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) N of San Bernardo (pop: 249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) N of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 28.3°C (83 F), humidity: 55%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from SE
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
2.899 km20 Km Al N De Colina, ChileGUG (U. Chile)
2.899 kmREGION METROPOLITANA, CHILEEMSC

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