Mag. 3.9 earthquake - Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina, 47 km east of Salamanca, Provincia de Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile, on Monday, 14 March 2016 at 18:38 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 128 km depth
14 Mar 19:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 40 minutes.
Depth: 128.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.71°S / 70.47°W (Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (29 mi) E of Salamanca (Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) E of Illapel (Choapa, Coquimbo Region, Chile) (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) WSW of Calingasta (pop: 8,180) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) W of Pocito (pop: 41,000) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) W of San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) W of Chimbas (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) W of Santa Lucia (pop: 43,600) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) N of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) NW of Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> See nearby quakes!
1170 km (727 mi) WNW of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||128 km||SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA||EMSC|
|M 3.9||128 km||17 km al NE de Mina Los Pelambres||GUG (U. Chile)|
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