Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Catamarca Province, Argentina on Saturday, 4 May 2019
4 May 11:28 UTC: First to report: USP after 7 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.11249°S / 67.11877°W (Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Robledo (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) NW of Puerta de Corral Quemado (pop: 1,600)
31 km (19 mi) NW of Hualfín (pop: 2,300)
50 km (31 mi) NW of La Puerta de San José (pop: 1,100)
182 km (113 mi) W of Yerba Buena (pop: 50,800)
191 km (118 mi) W of San Miguel de Tucumán (pop: 781,000)
200 km (124 mi) NW of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca (pop: 188,800)
Primary data source: USP
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 4 May 11:21 UTC||M 4.9 / 10 km||Catamarca Province, Argentina||USP|
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