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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - San Juan Province, Argentina on Monday, 28 May 2018

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - San Juan Province, Argentina on Monday, 28 May 2018
May 28 21:06: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 131.0 to 89.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 28 May 2018 20:59 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 89.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.23°S / 68.55°W (Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (268 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2*10^12 J (554 MWh / 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 28 May 2018
Mon, 28 May 20:59 UTCM 5.0 / 100 kmSAN JUAN, ARGENTINAEMSC
Mon, 28 May 20:59 UTCM 5.0 / 106.9 km- 21km NNW of Albardon, ArgentinaUSGS
Mon, 28 May 20:59 UTCM 5.0 / 150 km53 km al NO de San Juan.GUG (U. Chile)

"I felt it" reports:
(181.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Fuerte.Corto.Vertical y ruidoso. (via app)
(no details): Hablo Español
San Juan (32.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(32.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Fuerte y ruidoso (via app)
san juan / not felt: I did not felt the shaking but I saw how the things moved
La Serena (Chile) (299 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (183 km S from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte che. (via EMSC)
(Argentina) (30 km S from epicenter)(no details): Estuvo re fuerte che. (via EMSC)

 

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