Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 78 km southwest of Calingasta, Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina, on Monday, 11 January 2016 at 11:38 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Argentina | Quakes in Chile | San Juan | Mendoza | Santiago Metropolitan | Buenos Aires F.D.
Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 130 km depth
11 Jan 12:28 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 50 minutes.
Depth: 130.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.819°S / 70.016°W (Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (177 km / 110 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (48 mi) SW of Calingasta (pop: 8,180) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) W of Pocito (pop: 41,000) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) WSW of San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) WSW of Villa Paula de Sarmiento (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) WSW of Chimbas (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (92 mi) WSW of Santa Lucia (pop: 43,600) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (102 mi) NW of Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) W of Caucete (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) NNE of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
1126 km (700 mi) WNW of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 3.0||130 km||54 km al E de Mina Los Pelambres||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 3.0||130 km||SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
be the first to report it!There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it