Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 84 km southwest of Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina, on Sunday, 27 November 2016 at 01:10 (GMT)

Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 84 km southwest of Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina, on Sunday, 27 November 2016 at 01:10 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 147 km depth

27 Nov 01:23 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Nov 2016 01:10:10 UTC
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 147.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.86°S / 70.05°W (Departamento de Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (173 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
84 km (52 mi) SW of Calingasta (pop: 8,180) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) WSW of Villa Basilio Nievas (pop: 4,040) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) WSW of Chimbas (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) WSW of Santa Lucia (pop: 43,600) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) WSW of San Martin (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) W of Nueve de Julio (pop: 7,650) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) NW of Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) W of Caucete (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) NNE of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) SW of San José de Jachal (pop: 21,000) --> See nearby quakes!
281 km (175 mi) WSW of San Agustin de Valle Fértil (Valle Fértil) (pop: 6,860) --> See nearby quakes!
1128 km (701 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 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.0147 km SAN JUAN, ARGENTINAEMSC
M 2.8142 km51 km al E de Mina Los PelambresGUG (U. Chile)

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Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 84 km southwest of Calingasta, San Juan, Argentina, on Sunday, 27 November 2016 at 01:10 (GMT)
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