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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - San Juan Province, Argentina on Thursday, 16 May 2019

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - San Juan Province, Argentina on Thursday, 16 May 2019
Date & time: Thursday, 16 May 2019 00:32 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 105.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.46°S / 69.08°W (Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (226 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 16 May 2019 (6 earthquakes)
Thu, 16 May 00:32 UTCM 5.2 / 109 kmSan Juan Province, ArgentinaUSP
Thu, 16 May 00:32 UTCM 5.1 / 100 kmSan Juan, ArgentinaEMSC
Thu, 16 May 00:32 UTCM 5.4 / 100.2 kmSan Juan Province, ArgentinaGeoAu
Thu, 16 May 00:32 UTCM 5.1 / 109.3 km21km SE of Calingasta, ArgentinaUSGS
Thu, 16 May 00:32 UTCM 5.2 / 155 kmSan Juan Province, ArgentinaBMKG
Thu, 16 May 00:32 UTCM 5.1 / 139.2 km91 km al E de Mina Los Pelambres (Argentina)GUG (U. Chile)

"I felt it" reports:
(157.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(128.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(161.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(163.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
San Felipe (Chile) (194 km SW from epicenter)(no details): San Felipe, V región cordillera, casi imperceptible desde un segundo piso. (via EMSC)
Vicuña (Chile) (216 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento circular (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (164 km S from epicenter)(no details): Very light in Mendoza, Argentina (via EMSC)
San Juan (Argentina) (62 km E from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte y corto. Con un solo sacudon y luego un pequeño baiben. Nada grave en la ciudad (via EMSC)

 

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