El Convento, Santo Domingo (67 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s (reported through our app)
Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 79 km southwest of San Antonio, Valparaiso, Chile, on 19 Apr 8:01 am (GMT -4) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 23 km depth
19 Apr 12:16 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 15 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 19 Apr 8:01 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 22.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.016°S / 72.301°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Palomo (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) NNW of Los Navegantes (Provincia de Cardenal Caro) (pop: 231) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) WSW of Melipilla (pop: 63,100) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SSW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SSW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) W of Rancagua (pop: 212,700) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) WSW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) NNW of Talca (pop: 197,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||23 km||44 Km Al O De Navidad, Chile||GUG (U. Chile)|
|3.8||23 km||OFFSHORE O'HIGGINS, CHILE||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
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