Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 81 km southwest of San Antonio, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Thursday, 22 April 2021 at 03:27 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 24 km depth
22 Apr 03:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.99°S / 72.34°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Palomo (200 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) NW of Los Navegantes (Provincia de Cardenal Caro) (pop: 231) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) SSW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SW of Quilpue (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) W of Rancagua (pop: 212,700) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (105 mi) WSW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) NNW of Talca (pop: 197,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.6||24 km||OFFSHORE O'HIGGINS, CHILE||EMSC|
|2.6||24 km||47 Km Al O De Navidad, Chile||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quakeAt 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.