Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 46 km west of Talcahuano, Provincia de Concepcion, Region del Biobio, Chile, on Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 12:21 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 22 km depth
15 Jul 12:46 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 25 minutes.
Depth: 22.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.576°S / 73.599°W↗ (South Pacific Ocean, Chile)
Antipode: 36.576°N / 106.401°E↗
Nearest volcano: Nevados de Chillán (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) WNW of Talcahuano (pop: 253,000) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WNW of Penco (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) W of Tomé (pop: 46,700) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NW of Chiguayante (pop: 82,500) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) NW of Coronel (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NW of Lota (pop: 49,800) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) NNW of Arauco (pop: 24,700) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NNW of Curanilahue (Arauco) (pop: 30,600) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) W of Chillan (pop: 150,400) --> See nearby quakes!
439 km (273 mi) SW of Santiago (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||22 km||Chile: 56 Km Al NO De Concepción||GUG (U. Chile)|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.