Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 87 km southwest of San Antonio, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, 23 April 2021 at 04:40 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 21 km depth
23 Apr 04:50 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 9 minutes.
Depth: 20.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.072°S / 72.359°W (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Palomo (199 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (30 mi) NW of Los Navegantes (Provincia de Cardenal Caro) (pop: 231) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SW of San Antonio (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of Cartagena (San Antonio) (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SSW of Valparaiso (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) SSW of Viña del Mar (pop: 294,600) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) SW of Quilpue (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) W of Rancagua (pop: 212,700) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) NNW of Talca (pop: 197,500) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) WSW of Puente Alto (pop: 510,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||21 km||47 Km Al NO De Pichilemu||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.