Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 15 km northwest of Calingasta, Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina, on 2016-10-13 17:13:40 -03:00
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 164 km depth
13 Oct 21:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 24 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-10-13 17:13:40 -03:00
Depth: 163.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.2281°S / 69.5106°W (Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (243 km / 151 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) NW of Calingasta (pop: 8,180) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) WNW of Albardon (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WNW of Villa Paula de Sarmiento (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WNW of Chimbas (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) WNW of San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) WNW of Pocito (pop: 41,000) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (64 mi) WNW of Santa Lucia (pop: 43,600) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) NNW of Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) NNE of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
1105 km (686 mi) WNW of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||164 km||- 15km NW of Calingasta, Argentina||USGS|
|M 4.2||164 km||SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA||EMSC|
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