Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina, 65 km northeast of Los Andes, Region de Valparaiso, Chile, on Tuesday, 18 October 2016 at 07:03 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 136 km depth
18 Oct 07:14 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 11 minutes.
Depth: 136.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.487°S / 70.044°W (Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (104 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
65 km (40 mi) NE of Los Andes (Valparaíso, Chile) (pop: 56,900) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) ENE of San Felipe (Valparaíso, Chile) (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) ENE of Llaillay (San Felipe de Aconcagua, Valparaíso, Chile) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) NNE of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) WNW of Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) WNW of San Martin (Mendoza) (pop: 82,500) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) SW of Pocito (pop: 41,000) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) SW of San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (112 mi) SW of Chimbas (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
1106 km (687 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: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||136 km||65 km al NE de Los Andes.||GUG (U. Chile)|
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