Mag. 3.1 earthquake - 64 km southwest of Calingasta, Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina, on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 at 15:48 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 141 km depth
26 Jul 16:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 141.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.86°S / 69.7°W (Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (172 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km (40 mi) SSW of Calingasta (pop: 8,180) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) W of Pocito (pop: 41,000) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) WSW of San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) WSW of Villa Paula de Sarmiento (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) WSW of Chimbas (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) WSW of Santa Lucia (pop: 43,600) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) W of Caucete (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) NW of Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (123 mi) NNE of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
1096 km (681 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: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||141 km||SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA||EMSC|
|M 3.1||141 km||83 km al E de Mina Los Pelambres||GUG (U. Chile)|
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