Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 1.4 km south of Curanilahue, Provincia de Arauco, Region del Biobio, Chile, on Friday, July 9, 2021 at 23:53 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 18 km depth
10 Jul 00:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.49°S / 73.35°W↗ (Provincia de Arauco, Region del Biobio, Chile)
Antipode: 37.49°N / 106.65°E↗
Nearest volcano: Callaqui (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSW of Curanilahue (Arauco, Biobío) (pop: 30,600) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) S of Arauco (Biobío) (pop: 24,700) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) ENE of Lebu (Arauco, Biobío) (pop: 22,300) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) N of Cañete (Arauco, Biobío) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Lota (Biobío) (pop: 49,800) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SSW of Coronel (Biobío) (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SSW of Chiguayante (Biobío) (pop: 82,500) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SSW of Concepcion (Biobío) (pop: 215,400) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) SSW of Talcahuano (Biobío) (pop: 253,000) --> See nearby quakes!
511 km (317 mi) SSW of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> 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
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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.