Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 74 km northeast of Santiago de Chile, Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile, on Thursday, 8 Apr 2021 4:27 am (GMT -3) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 113 km depth
8 Apr 13:46 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 6 hours.
Date & time: 8 Apr 2021 07:27:49 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 8 Apr 2021 4:27 am (GMT -3)
Depth: 113.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.161°S / 69.939°W (Provincia de Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) ENE of Chicureo Abajo (Chacabuco) (pop: 18,000) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ESE of Andes (Valparaíso) (pop: 56,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) ENE of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) NE of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) ENE of Lo Prado (pop: 104,300) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NE of La Pintana (pop: 201,200) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NE of San Bernardo (pop: 249,900) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) ESE of San Felipe (Valparaíso) (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) E of Lampa (Provincia de Chacabuco) (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NE of Buin (pop: 55,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
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||113 km||MENDOZA (Argentina)||INPRES|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.