Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 79 km southwest of San Antonio, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 08:44 GMT -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean, 77 km southwest of San Antonio, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, 19 Apr 9:05 am (GMT -4), which had occurred 1 day 20 hours earlier.
Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 79 km southwest of San Antonio, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 08:44 GMT Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 79 km southwest of San Antonio, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 08:44 GMT

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 25 km depth

21 Apr 08:52 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 7 minutes.
21 Apr 09:04: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 30.0 to 25.1 km (from 18.6 to 15.6 mi).

Earthquake details

Date & timeApr 21, 2021 08:44:41 UTC -
Local time at epicenter
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.6
Depth25.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude34.079°S / 72.24°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Antipode34.079°N / 107.76°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceGUG (U. Chile)
Nearest volcanoPalomo (188 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities79 km (49 mi) SW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
83 km (51 mi) SW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
102 km (63 mi) NW of Santa Cruz (Colchagua) (pop: 33,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
104 km (65 mi) WSW of Melipilla (pop: 63,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
127 km (79 mi) NW of Rauco (Curicó) (pop: 8,570) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
132 km (82 mi) NW of Teno (Curicó) (pop: 6,860) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
163 km (101 mi) WSW of Santiago de Chile (pop: 4,837,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.625 km40 Km Al NO De PichilemuGUG (U. Chile)
2.625 kmOFFSHORE O'HIGGINS, CHILEEMSC

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.6, 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.
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