Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 81 km southwest of San Antonio, Valparaiso, Chile, on Monday, 19 April 2021 at 12:04 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 37 km depth
19 Apr 12:16 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 12 minutes.
Depth: 37.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.977°S / 72.352°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Palomo (202 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) NW of Los Navegantes (Provincia de Cardenal Caro) (pop: 231) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) WSW of Melipilla (pop: 63,100) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) W of Rancagua (pop: 212,700) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) WSW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) NNW of Talca (pop: 197,500) --> See nearby quakes!
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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.8||37 km||48 Km Al O De Navidad, Chile||GUG (U. Chile)|
|2.8||37 km||OFFSHORE O'HIGGINS, CHILE||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.