Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 48 km southwest of Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina, on 10/12/2015 01:00:59 hs
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 103 km depth
Local time at epicenter: 10/12/2015 01:00:59 hs
Depth: 103.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.597°S / 69.822°W (Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) SW of Calingasta (pop: 8,180) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) W of Pocito (pop: 41,000) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) W of San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) W of Chimbas (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) W of Albardon (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) W of Santa Lucia (pop: 43,600) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) W of Caucete (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) NW of Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) NNE of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
1117 km (694 mi) WNW of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||103 km||SAN JUAN (Argentina)||INPRES|
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