Past earthquakes near Descabezado Grande volcano: 2020

Updated Dec 9, 2021 01:21 GMT -
During 2020, Descabezado Grande volcano was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude , 11 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 70 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 95 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 3.3 quake 13 km north of Las Loicas, Departamento de Malargüe, Mendoza, Argentina, 21/06/2020 00:27:22
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.5 or higher (14 out of 177 quakes, show more):
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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 21:23 GMT (1 earthquake)
Dec 1, 2020 6:23 pm (GMT -3) (Dec 1, 2020 21:23 GMT)
2.6

106 km
36 km (22 mi)Talca, 50 km south of Curico, Maule Region, Chile MoreMap
Sunday, November 29, 2020 10:04 GMT (1 earthquake)
Nov 29, 2020 7:04 am (GMT -3) (Nov 29, 2020 10:04 GMT)
2.6

220 km
23 km (14 mi)Talca, 6.3 km northeast of La Mina Fortuna, Maule Region, Chile 1 reportMoreMap
Monday, September 28, 2020 15:13 GMT (1 earthquake)
28 Sep 12:13 pm (GMT -3) (Sep 28, 2020 15:13 GMT)
2.8

166 km
52 km (32 mi)31 km south of Las Leñas, Mendoza, Argentina MoreMap
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 09:58 GMT (1 earthquake)
Aug 25, 2020 09:58 GMT
2.5

111 km
35 km (22 mi)Curicó, 45 km southeast of Curico, Maule Region, Chile MoreMap
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 08:44 GMT (1 earthquake)
Jul 29, 2020 08:44 GMT
2.6

113 km
36 km (22 mi)44 km southeast of Curico, Maule Region, Chile MoreMap
Saturday, July 25, 2020 14:56 GMT (1 earthquake)
Jul 25, 2020 14:56 GMT
2.9

112 km
34 km (21 mi)Talca, 50 km south of Curico, Maule Region, Chile MoreMap
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 12:46 GMT (1 earthquake)
Jul 22, 2020 12:46 GMT
2.6

105 km
33 km (21 mi)48 km southeast of Curico, Maule Region, Chile MoreMap
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 18:25 GMT (1 earthquake)
14/07/2020 15:25:37 (Jul 14, 2020 18:25 GMT)
3.0

179 km
50 km (31 mi)28 km southwest of Las Leñas, Departamento de Malargüe, Mendoza, Argentina MoreMap
Friday, July 10, 2020 15:06 GMT (1 earthquake)
Jul 10, 2020 15:06 GMT
2.9

91 km
43 km (27 mi)29 km southeast of Molina, Provincia de Curico, Maule Region, Chile MoreMap
Monday, July 6, 2020 08:52 GMT (1 earthquake)
Jul 6, 2020 08:52 GMT
3.2

116 km
37 km (23 mi)44 km southeast of Curico, Maule Region, Chile MoreMap
Sunday, June 21, 2020 03:27 GMT (1 earthquake)
21/06/2020 00:27:22 (Jun 21, 2020 03:27 GMT)
3.3

196 km
61 km (38 mi)13 km north of Las Loicas, Departamento de Malargüe, Mendoza, Argentina MoreMap
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 16:49 GMT (1 earthquake)
Jun 17, 2020 16:49 GMT
2.7

93 km
37 km (23 mi)45 km southeast of Curico, Maule Region, Chile MoreMap
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 04:35 GMT (1 earthquake)
Mar 18, 2020 04:35 GMT
3.0

126 km
26 km (16 mi)56 km southeast of Curico, Maule Region, Chile MoreMap
Sunday, February 23, 2020 02:16 GMT (1 earthquake)
Feb 23, 2020 02:16 GMT
2.5

126 km
2.1 km (1.3 mi)82 km southeast of Curico, Maule Region, Chile MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.1 x 1010 joules (5.79 megawatt hours, equivalent to 4.98 tons of TNT) More info

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