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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - San Juan Province, Argentina on Saturday, 23 September 2017

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - San Juan Province, Argentina on Saturday, 23 September 2017
Sep 23 17:32: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 163.0 to 120.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 23 September 2017 17:25 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 120.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.79°S / 68.87°W (Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (303 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4*10^12 J (1.11 GWh / 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 23 Sep 2017
Sat, 23 Sep 17:25 UTCM 5.1 / 102 kmSAN JUAN, ARGENTINAEMSC
Sat, 23 Sep 17:25 UTCM 5.1 / 123.7 km- 62km SSW of San Jose de Jachal, ArgentinaUSGS
Sat, 23 Sep 17:25 UTCM 5.2 / 139.8 km108 km al NO de San Juan.GUG (U. Chile)

"I felt it" reports:
(395 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
(332.1 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
La Florida (Chile) (347 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió fuerte en Santiago chile (via EMSC)
La Florida (Chile) (343 km SW from epicenter)(no details): No sé sintió nada (via EMSC)
Quillota (Chile) (321 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Como se iba a sentir en Viña si esta mas lejos que Quillota. Y en Quillota no se percibió y tampoco en Illapel que está alfrente de San Juan (via EMSC)
San José de Jáchal (Argentina) (62 km N from epicenter)(no details): De corta duración pero fuertisimo, nos levantó de la silla. Pareció movimiento vertical (via EMSC)
Viña del Mar (Chile) (370 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió en Viña del Mar, duración de 20 segundos aproximadamente, pero muy muy leve (Hay que recordar que esta ciudad está construida donde antes había mar así que hace que la ciudad sea más sísmica) (via EMSC)
Macul (Chile) (353 km SW from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió en Santiago. (via EMSC)
Coquimbo (Chile) (274 km W from epicenter)(no details): Argentinos cagones. (via EMSC)
Santa Lucía (Argentina) (85 km S from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte (via EMSC)
Rivadavia (Argentina) (83 km S from epicenter)(no details): Fue corto, pero se sintio fuerte. (via EMSC)

 

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