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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - San Juan Province, Argentina on Tuesday, 13 March 2018

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - San Juan Province, Argentina on Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Date & time: Tue, 13 Mar 00:08:35 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 102.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.95°S / 69.02°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (177 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
(100.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(106.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 13 Mar
Tue, 13 Mar 05:07 UTCM 3.2 / 138.6 km - [info] (101 km)75 km al NE de Los Andes.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 13 Mar 20:11 UTCM 4.1 / 7 km - [info] (281 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 15 Mar
Thu, 15 Mar 04:33 UTCM 2.9 / 110.8 km - [info] (120 km)31 km al N de Los Andes.
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 17 Mar
Sat, 17 Mar 05:11 UTCM 3.6 / 126 km - [info] (205 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 19 Mar
Mon, 19 Mar 12:51 UTCM 5.1 / 92 km - [info] (120 km)Mendoza Province, Argentina
[Map]
GFZ
(867.5 km ESE from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
(63.4 km SE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(188.6 km WSW from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Quilicura (Chile) (161 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte (via EMSC)
San Felipe (Chile) (125 km W from epicenter)(no details): Mucho ruido (via EMSC)
Los Maitenes (Chile) (193 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Casablanca, Chile. Movimiento suave (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Mon, 19 Mar 14:09 UTCM 2.6 / 110 km - [info] (217 km)48 km al O de San Juan.
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 20 Mar
Tue, 20 Mar 02:35 UTCM 3.2 / 83.9 km - [info] (145 km)27 km al E de Petorca[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 21 Mar
Wed, 21 Mar 08:03 UTCM 3.2 / 112.6 km - [info] (183 km)34 km al E de Mina Los Pelambres[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 22 Mar
Thu, 22 Mar 04:30 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (178 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 22 Mar 10:18 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info] (232 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 25 Mar
Sun, 25 Mar 03:04 UTCM 2.9 / 71.9 km - [info] (194 km)19 km al S de Salamanca[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 25 Mar 22:39 UTCM 3.8 / 105.7 km - [info] (239 km)58 km al E de Combarbalá[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Mon, 26 Mar
Mon, 26 Mar 07:33 UTCM 3.3 / 118.6 km - [info] (151 km)41 km al SE de Mina Los Pelambres[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 1 Apr
Sun, 1 Apr 01:12 UTCM 3.8 / 90 km - [info] (266 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 4 Apr
Wed, 4 Apr 17:44 UTCM 3.7 / 137 km - [info] (188 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 5 Apr
Thu, 5 Apr 06:28 UTCM 3.7 / 131 km - [info] (182 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 6 Apr
Fri, 6 Apr 18:42 UTCM 2.6 / 141.6 km - [info] (202 km)39 km al NE de Mina Los Pelambres[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 7 Apr
Sat, 7 Apr 00:33 UTCM 2.6 / 66.7 km - [info] (123 km)26 km al NO de Los Andes.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 11 Apr
Wed, 11 Apr 20:23 UTCM 3.1 / 79.2 km - [info] (136 km)32 km al SE de Petorca[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 12 Apr
Thu, 12 Apr 01:42 UTCM 3.2 / 94.6 km - [info] (152 km)20 km al E de Petorca[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 12 Apr 03:21 UTCM 3.3 / 132.5 km - [info] (147 km)97 km al E de Mina Los Pelambres
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 12 Apr 22:13 UTCM 4.1 / 8 km - [info] (297 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
(191.2 km SW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Sat, 14 Apr
Sat, 14 Apr 00:23 UTCM 3.7 / 84.6 km - [info] (119 km)22 km al O de Los Andes.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 14 Apr 01:12 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (291 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 14 Apr 16:25 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] (250 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 15 Apr
Sun, 15 Apr 22:45 UTCM 3.9 / 105.2 km - [info] (267 km)63 km al E de Combarbalá[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 20 Apr
Fri, 20 Apr 11:23 UTCM 2.8 / 124.4 km - [info] (165 km)35 km al SE de Mina Los Pelambres
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Fri, 27 Apr
Fri, 27 Apr 13:16 UTCM 3.4 / 13.6 km - [info]Tupungatito (249 km)68 km al E de Combarbalá
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 29 Apr
Sun, 29 Apr 14:28 UTCM 3.5 / 121.3 km - [info]Tupungatito (226 km)36 km al N de Mina Los Pelambres
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 2 May
Wed, 2 May 18:45 UTCM 3.8 / 118 km - [info] (215 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 2 May 21:00 UTCM 3.0 / 112.9 km - [info] (144 km)43 km al E de Petorca[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 5 May
Sat, 5 May 01:11 UTCM 2.8 / 123.3 km - [info] (143 km)47 km al SE de Mina Los Pelambres
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 6 May
Sun, 6 May 16:51 UTCM 3.6 / 111.1 km - [info] (100 km)57 km al NE de Los Andes.
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 9 May
Wed, 9 May 08:21 UTCM 4.2 / 118 km - [info] (223 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
(157.9 km SSE from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
(157.9 km SSE from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Wed, 9 May 10:57 UTCM 3.5 / 114 km - [info] (243 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 9 May 22:38 UTCM 2.7 / 97.3 km - [info] (193 km)24 km al S de Salamanca[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sat, 12 May
Sat, 12 May 14:17 UTCM 2.7 / 128.4 km - [info] (161 km)47 km al E de Mina Los Pelambres[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 13 May
Sun, 13 May 14:07 UTCM 3.6 / 107 km - [info] (274 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 14 May
Mon, 14 May 19:47 UTCM 3.0 / 13 km - [info] (202 km)12 km al NO de Mina Los Pelambres
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Tue, 15 May
Tue, 15 May 17:42 UTCM 4.2 / 121 km - [info] (189 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
(120.7 km SSE from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Wed, 16 May
Wed, 16 May 06:11 UTCM 4.3 / 121 km - [info] (289 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
(198.6 km SSW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Wed, 16 May 17:15 UTCM 3.6 / 113 km - [info] (260 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 17 May
Thu, 17 May 16:09 UTCM 3.5 / 114.1 km - [info] (271 km)1 km al E de Combarbalá
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)
Thu, 17 May 16:09 UTCM 3.3 / 105.7 km - [info] (258 km)35 km al E de Combarbalá[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 20 May
Sun, 20 May 07:25 UTCM 2.8 / 13.5 km - [info] (163 km)78 km al SO de San Juan.[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Sun, 20 May 19:39 UTCM 4.1 / 149 km - [info] (254 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
(182.6 km S from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Mon, 21 May
Mon, 21 May 15:23 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info] (261 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 22 May
Tue, 22 May 04:14 UTCM 3.2 / 127 km - [info] (181 km)22 km al E de Mina Los Pelambres[Map]GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 23 May
Wed, 23 May 04:44 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info] (279 km)SAN JUAN, ARGENTINA
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 23 May 11:46 UTCM 2.9 / 105.5 km - [info] (161 km)29 km al SE de Mina Los Pelambres
[Map]
GUG (U. Chile)

 

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