Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 45 km north of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Tuesday, 13 April 2021 at 12:26 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 45 km north of Valparaiso, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Tuesday, 13 April 2021 at 12:26 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 40 km depth

13 Apr 12:42 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 16 minutes.
13 Apr 12:50: Magnitude recalculated from 2.8 to 2.9. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 36.8 to 39.5 km (from 23 to 25 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.2 km (0.7 mi) towards WNW.
Date & time: 13 Apr 2021 12:26:38 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.9
Depth: 39.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.635°S / 71.664°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) NNW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) N of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Hacienda La Calera (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WSW of La Ligua (Petorca) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of Quillota (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNW of Quilpue (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NNW of Villa Alemana (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NW of Limache (Marga Marga) (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) NW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) NW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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2.940 km45 Km Al SO De La Ligua, ChileGUG (U. Chile)

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