Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina, 80 km northeast of San Felipe, Valparaiso, Chile, on Saturday, 16 July 2016 at 03:21 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Argentina | Quakes in Chile | San Juan | Valparaiso | Santiago Metropolitan | Mendoza | Buenos Aires F.D.
Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 128 km depth
16 Jul 03:56 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 34 minutes.
Depth: 128.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.168°S / 70.221°W (Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (143 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
80 km (50 mi) NE of San Felipe (Valparaíso, Chile) (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) SW of Calingasta (pop: 8,180) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) NNE of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) WNW of Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) WSW of Villa Basilio Nievas (pop: 4,040) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) WSW of Chimbas (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) WSW of Santa Lucia (pop: 43,600) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) WSW of Nueve de Julio (pop: 7,650) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) WSW of San Martin (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) WSW of Caucete (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) SSW of San José de Jachal (pop: 21,000) --> See nearby quakes!
312 km (194 mi) SW of San Agustin de Valle Fértil (Valle Fértil) (pop: 6,860) --> See nearby quakes!
1132 km (704 mi) W of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 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 3.1||128 km||52 km al SE de Mina Los Pelambres||GUG (U. Chile)|
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